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Training and workshops

Currently approved Back Yard Hen Keeping Training providers:

Cleveland Metroparks
North Chagrin Nature Center
Office: 440-473-3370

Ohio State University, Cuyahoga County Extension

On-line Hen or Poultry Training Courses:
The city now allows for hen raising training from on-line training programs. You must be able to provide a certificate from the organization providing the training that confirms your completed the course.

Below is a link to an on-line training program that has been approved for use:
University of Arkansas, System Division of Agriculture
Backyard Poultry Online Course Series

Should you have questions about whether or not other Hen Keeping Education Programs would be accepted for the Educational Requirement listed in Lakewood Ordinance No. 23-16, please contact the Mayor’s Office at 216-529-6600.