Backyard Hens


Here are some Frequently Asked Questions about backyard hens! Click on the images below to see the PDF document or click here: Backyard Hens FAQ

Backyard Hen Resources

Are you thinking about raising backyard hens? Here are some resources to help get you started:

Backyard Hen Letter

The Parry Sound & Area Food Collaborative has also created a letter template for you to use! The letter is to support changing the bylaw to allow for backyard hens in the Town of Parry Sound. It was written in respect to future zoning amendments for the Town. This letter is intended to be used by any member of the public as a template for you to send a letter to show your support for the policy change. Please download, print and sign this letter- then send off to the Town. You can also send it electronically. You can download it by clicking here. Mail (or drop it off) to:

Taylor Elgie
Principal Planner
Town of Parry Sound
52 Seguin Street
Parry Sound, ON P2A 1B4