Keeping of Animals

The City of Ashland allows residents to keep chickens, bees, or rabbits with a valid Keeping of Animals Permit. Please review ordinances before submitting an application. 

Applications can be sent to the Planning & Development office via email at or in person at City Hall (601 Main St. W). If you have any questions or concerns please contact Mandelyn Lyons, permit technician, at 715-682-7041 or by email at 

Application & Resources