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What are your thoughts on the City's Animal Keeping Code, which enables residents to keep livestock animals in their backyards in City limits?

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Are you currently keeping livestock animals on your property?

Response Percent Response Count
Yes 18.9% 24
No 81.1% 103

What type and number of livestock animal(s) are you keeping on your property? (Ex: 1 chicken, 2 goats, etc.)

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If you are not keeping livestock, but would like to, are there any specific barriers preventing you from keeping livestock on your property?

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How satisfied are you with existing animal keeping regulations?

Response Percent Response Count
Very satisfied 29.9% 38
Somewhat satisfied 27.6% 35
Neutral 24.4% 31
Somewhat dissatisfied 10.2% 13
Very dissatisfied 7.9% 10

Is there a specific reason for your dissatisfaction?

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Do current distance requirements enable you to keep animals in your backyard?

Response Percent Response Count
Yes 60.6% 77
No 39.4% 50

If no, what distance (in feet) would work better?

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Would you be willing to apply for a free permit in order to keep livestock on your property?

Response Percent Response Count
Yes 47.2% 60
No 23.6% 30
I have no desire to keep livestock on my property 29.1% 37

Would you be willing to apply for a free permit to keep an additional number of livestock animals beyond an initial limit (for example: 4 chickens)?

Response Percent Response Count
Yes 53.5% 68
No 18.1% 23
I have no desire to keep livestock on my property 28.3% 36

Do any of your neighbors keep animals that you are aware of?

Response Percent Response Count
Yes 60.6% 77
No 39.4% 50

If so, have you experienced any of the following nuisances (select all that apply)?

Response Percent Response Count
Noise 27.3% 21
Odor 18.2% 14
Pests 15.6% 12
Animal waste 15.6% 12
Other 18.2% 14
None 59.7% 46

Have you ever filed a nuisance complaint? If so, did you call:

Response Percent Response Count
City of Flagstaff Code Compliance 6.5% 5
Flagstaff Police Department - Animal Control 6.5% 5
Coconino County Health Department 1.3% 1
Other 3.9% 3
I have not filed a complaint 88.3% 68

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