Other prohibited animals in Montana include apes, bats, gibbons, spider and howler monkeys, opossum, raccoon, nutria, skunk, foxes, crocodilians, pythons, anacondas, red-eared slider turtles, and more. The Community and Pet … This state limits potentially hazardous animals. Indiana is one of the more lenient states; it does not bar any animals, but you need permits for most of them. Maine. Other animals not requiring a permit include llamas. If you have permits, you can keep emu, domestic ferrets, sugar gliders, and chinchillas. An increasing number of parks, outdoor restaurants, and many public areas are becoming inaccessible to our furry friends, and it’s mostly because of a few people careless with pooper scooper laws. These include bears, large cats, wild canines, wild cat and wild dog hybrids, kangaroos, wild cattle and deer, birds of prey, alligators, geckos and most lizards, hedgehogs, gerbils, hamsters, and ferrets. 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You do not need a permit to own monkeys, reptiles, amphibians, parrots, tropical fish, rabbits or small rodent pets like gerbils, hamsters, guinea pigs, and mice. ��ۜ��ıJ�chr��4�ôآQ�a�� ςh�M�|܌K�e���L8��Xk��f�Ka/v�B� �}$,��E�|�)�c�Y��6D��.��7���{�Zý������4 c���21˶�%*���{ r���P0o�T�3�h�&'�����#��W���������{x��LT�_A���*K�A�L&�e����U֊6�j��Dt����~p�Jm��1��`~�dD��O�{/Z�h*���ll!8��a���0���u�]��aA��zY_�T��t�,[�G$�pvC)�a�H:�FX��:~�1�/#����eHdN\�/�5=�֐M����m$��vn�ǘ :�#�,%0�9w�3�U��> p.~��:6�DĤM?���y�/Df����(�g��c��^�������bM��yea:kHyh�2�\��"E#����d�6pԨ�d�j�2��Lh���@��! The Colorado Wildlife Act does not allow you to keep most exotic animals as pets; this includes wildebeest, wild hogs, raccoon, skunk, hedgehog, opossum, squirrels, porcupines monk parakeets, and primates. There are certain rodents you can't import unless you receive authorization from the Department of Natural Resources. It is illegal … Massachusetts The hurdles are high to get a permit; they are rarely issued. In Kentucky, no person may possess an inherently dangerous animal, including primates, dangerous reptiles, bears, large cats, honey badgers, and more. It is illegal to own many types of monkeys in the state of Ohio. Animals not classified as large carnivores or wolf-hybrid, such as monkeys, skunk, emu, alpaca, and llama require a permit. Illegal actions – If a landlord documents some illegal activity within 1,000 ft. of the property then they may issue a 3-Day Notice to Quit. You do not need a permit to own alligators, crocodiles, alpacas, camels, chinchillas, ostriches, sugar gliders, and penguins. Wolf-dog hybrids and certain cat hybrids are allowed. The bill makes it illegal for a person to privately own or possess a dangerous wild animal, and to breed or transport them into Iowa. h��W�n�6�}I�Ƽ��X,��I�k I�8������ZK2$�I��3�%�s3�n[G�!9��9�@Fl �!�&�Q��^ 60D)#<3��Υ"V1������\Jn�i��fC�P]�]���㬐H�:�H�����t}F?_N���:��y�9�d. Permits are not required to keep emu, ostrich, llamas, alpaca, or rheas as pets. The Air Carrier Access Act protects owners and their emotional support animals in Iowa. Dangerous non-native wild animals include bears, elephants, gray wolves, big cats, rhinoceroses, many primates, and more. Potentially dangerous species like primates, non-domesticated cats, and bears are on the New Jersey list of prohibited pets. The next section presents additional animal protection laws including: animal contest events such as dog fighting and cock fighting, sexual conduct involving animals, pets as prizes, and the care of animals in commercial establishments such as pet … Animals that do not require a permit include geckos, chinchillas, and sugar gliders. Virginia allows you to keep primates as pets. Monkeys are allowed. You need to fill out a permit application for non-domestic animals. Nevada has some of the laxest wildlife laws. lU�����3�z��m�k���w�QJ��n�K^�P����X��K�|��5���� V2�ҫ�1�B@��!�. 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States That Allow Exotic Pets Exotic pets are usually defined as any pet that is NOT a dog, cat, or farm animal. �\J�fv�Y��E�D�Y_ ���]u(��&}�f�X� �Ө&/(Z�M��у�~o'Z "q@�J�pG����c6�w�B�j.�����;PF�-�0�I�?��8� ��k��V$x� ���J{]a�;��5�6)����y�r!2N��B��b�_e{UO6�:�� #v|�"~�$����f�n�d?q:/�|G��Jt7:�Z�X�VwW������x"n�^��jba��Dx��|�d��noO �P ����� Every year pets die needlessly because their owners were unaware of the dangers. You also need permits for protected wild birds. Ohio's laws have changed since the Zanesville animal massacre in 2011. The Arizona administrative code states it is illegal to own non-domestic canines and felines, primates (except non-infant primates that are free from zoonotic disease), alligators, crocodiles, poisonous snakes, and many more. There is also a limit of six animals per owner for bobcats, squirrels, rabbits, raccoons, quail, opossum, coyote, deer, red fox, and gray fox. In Utah, you need to have a permit to have bears, all non-domesticated cats, monkeys, apes, kangaroos, ferrets, hedgehogs, coyotes, and more. Almost all animals other than cats and dogs are illegal and any pet entering the state must be quarantined; Nevada has the loosest exotic pet laws, where some animals such as tigers, non-human primates, elephants, and wolves are legal to own without a permit. Small felines such as ocelots and servals are allowed in this state without a permit, but inherently dangerous animals, as defined by the state's law, need a permit to be kept as a pet. There are no rules on monkeys and small wild cats, such as ocelots, servals, and bobcats. You need a permit to own bison, foxes, raccoons, bobcats, beaver, and deer. � �9���sQ��@� �09��n�����*�:�Ĉ���Қ~צZK�O�����J���o䢗م��Y�Ҿ�Zn�� ,������r%����,�� Exceptions to this law include cattle, alpacas, llamas, and camels. Iowa Meat and Poultry Inspection Act. You can apply for a permit to keep these prohibited animals. Pets that do not require a permit include chinchillas, hedgehogs, ferrets, opossum, rabbits, sugar gliders, and more. You must be allowed full and equal access to all housing facilities, and may not be charged extra for having a service animal (although you may have to pay for damage your animal causes). |]��>"���Q��|�-���Z���k*�h����;��t��|���ꂝ�5x�Us�6M9ySm�c�h.�������Q����9�-E(�Q��V08�v���� ��K�q ��� Don’t let the majority of the pet population suffer from your carelessness! In 2007, Washington state laws changed to restrict dangerous animals from being kept as pets. "For neglect, what it does is set minimum standards of care," said Colin Grace, Director of Legal and Strategic Initiatives at the Animal Rescue League of Iowa. If you're looking to import a wild animal into Wisconsin, you must have an import permit and certificate of veterinary inspection. Ferrets and monk parakeets are forbidden. In Oklahoma, you can own any animal with a permit. This state needs authorizations for wild mammals and hybrids. Iowa. This law further restricts capturing and keeping venomous reptiles and other reptiles of concern unless the owner already had a permit before the law. This restriction includes wolf hybrids acquired after January 23, 2002, and chimpanzees acquired after January 31, 2010. If you haven’t seen the video of veterinarian Dr. Ernie Ward in a parked car on a summer day, watch it now. You do not require permits to keep llamas, alpacas, chinchillas, guinea pigs, or minks. Hawaii has the most restrictive pet laws. There are no restrictions on other exotic species. No owner, possessor, or person in charge of a dog, cat, horse or other animal shall fail to clean up or immediately remove any excrement or droppings deposited by such dog, cat, horse or other animal on any public or private … endstream endobj 931 0 obj <>stream The ES… It depends on the category. In 2007 Iowa passed Iowa Code §717F.1-.13. This classification includes kangaroos, primates, non-domesticated canines, non-domesticated felines, crocodiles, alligators, elephants, bats, piranhas, air-breathing catfish, Gila monsters, cobras, and other venomous snakes. Bears, big cats, and primates are included in the list of prohibited animals to own in this small state. Among the animals that are allowed are alpaca, goat, camel, chinchilla, llama, parrot, toucan, and yak. Permits are needed to possess or breed wild animals in Maine. Dangerous non-native wild animals were outlawed in West Virginia in 2015 unless previously in possession. Prior to those dates, possession of those animals was allowed without a permit. The sale and possession of exotic animals in the United States is regulated by a patchwork of federal, state, and local laws that generally vary by community and by animal. Animals that you can keep as pets without a permit include sugar gliders, wallabies, kangaroos, capybaras, porcupines, and most non-venomous reptiles. endstream endobj 934 0 obj <>stream ;u�/4�B�("%T�׼{� �+������8757�����g(�hK軼 ��#x!5+"�ެ�U>��U���ɵC���S�>ǯ�ۡ� ��g4����=’�z����O! This list includes leopards, jaguars, bears, tigers, coyotes, and wolves. One of the worst things that can happen to a Savannah cat is to settle in with its family only to be turned in and your cat is confiscated. H���Mk�@����9�������*�4q�B!8�4��V�E��])�h%o� �A�;3�h���|3����^P:b԰y�nž�h����+TZ���{��ʈ�}z��~���x�JY��((t�� &�v���gГM�&���C7CD���>7��ڈ&����F�7U3FeE]��NQ�z=0-�}��^� Prohibited animals include non-domesticated felines, skunks, wolves, or bears. If you had a primate under 35 pounds at maturity before October 1, 2010, then you may maintain ownership of that pet. The law allows anyone with a disability to travel with their emotional support animal as long as they have an ESA letter. Learn how to create a happy, healthy home for your pet. This state has relatively lax laws on primates as long as you aren’t interested in great apes, lesser apes, and baboon species. You need permits to keep ferrets, exotic sheep and goats, most parrots, hedgehogs, most geckos and other lizards, and most non-venomous snakes. Below is a summary of state laws … However, the bill requires owners to register their dangerous wild animal. To own a primate, hoofed animal, large cat, bear, or other exotic pet in South Dakota, you must obtain a permit and a veterinarian's examination. The bill makes it illegal for a person to privately own or possess a dangerous wild animal, and to breed or transport them into Iowa. A permit is required for falconry and keeping raptors. ; 6 states do not ban or regulate keeping big cats as pets: Alabama, Nevada, North Carolina, Wisconsin, Delaware, and Oklahoma. The state calls it a wildlife breeder's license. Some restricted monkeys are howler monkeys, spider monkeys, woolly monkeys, titi monkeys and night monkeys. Wild felines, wild canines, bears, raccoons, skunks, alligators, primates, certain venomous snakes, and other exotic pets are banned from ownership. Iowa Meat and Poultry Inspection Act. Dangerous wild animals are defined as those including tigers, lions, cougars, leopards, cheetahs, ocelots, bears, pandas, rhinos, elephants, primates (other than humans), crocodiles, alligators and some lizards and snakes. You are restricted from owning a wide variety of exotic pets in Maryland. Dangerous animals include large cats, coyotes, wolves, bears, and poisonous reptiles. Inherently dangerous animals are Category 4 animals that require a license; these include bears, wolves, primates, and all non-domesticated felines except bobcats and Canadian lynx. A 2010 law forbids importing, selling, and releasing non-native species. This list of animals includes bears, coyotes, chimps and other apes, lions, tigers, and many others. Animals that you can have without permits include alpacas, ferrets, bison, camels, chinchillas, emus, ostriches, llamas, lemurs, sugar gliders, and giraffes. If you want to have a capuchin monkey as a support animal, a special permit is required. Coyote, wolf, tiger, lion, non-native bear, and great apes are prohibited by South Carolina law except those owned or registered before January 2018. In some states, you can have a pet squirrel or kangaroo, while other states have even banned pet rabbits. H��U�n�@}G��q�*�w��KEJH*Q5�H}���� n����(_����lp��YϜ3s��2���]O��K�J��#!T�S>h�a���X1�A�}�g+>Ќ�2>�#��b�^��XNyȲd�1:�U�{�����*�+v=] �a�� There are so many reasons why we are so strict about following the laws on states that allow Savannah cat ownership when placing one of our Savannah kittens. The law defines exotics as non-domestic cats and dogs, bears, primates, numerous reptiles, and more. You can keep ferrets and llamas without a permit. However, alligators, crocodiles, coyotes, foxes, raccoons are not legal to own in the state. Non-native poisonous snakes are illegal to possess. Examples of illegal activities that warrant eviction in Iowa include assault, selling/using drugs, or owning an unregistered firearm. Iowa law and the federal Fair Housing Act and prohibit discrimination in housing accommodations against those who use service animals (and assistive animals, under Iowa law). This designation includes anyone who does not exhibit their large cats and bears and does not have a minimum or a maximum number of animals listed. $B? Forbidden animals include bears, wolves, coyotes, hyenas, lions, tigers, leopards, alligators, and crocodiles. Primates are not allowed as pets unless they were in possession before 2011 and already registered. All airlines require this letter as proof that the animal is, in fact, an emotional support animal, and that the owner has legitimate reason for bringing their animal onboard the flight. State Laws for Keeping Exotic Cats as Pets. Illegal actions – If a landlord documents some illegal activity within 1,000 ft. of the property then they may issue a 3-Day Notice to Quit. W%��/Ŗ���!��q%�2���sfts��i|�5d��Z.B0&��h���2}�1���N�ҸS��z���/�%�F� Are they any laws against raw milk in Iowa? However, the bill requires owners to register their dangerous wild animal. which makes it illegal to own or possess "dangerous wild animals" for any reason including for breeding. California also has strict exotic pet laws, which include ferrets, sugar gliders, and hedgehogs. 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Even “marine mammals” are listed as species that don’t require a permit for import and export from the state, although marine animals are federally illegal to own. 0 ;y) Massachusetts If you plan to exhibit any of the wild animals, a permit is required. A license is required to own many animals that the state of Texas considers to be dangerous. In this article, we summarise the laws each state has on at home pet burial. h�bbd``b`N�@�i�`� $X� � �e!"�@J2@:&��&! For the most part, exotic animals are illegal in Hawaii. The Georgia Department of Natural Resources describes illegal animals as inherently dangerous animals. x�}S�n�0��>��od�R �ġ�J���dȁ�����)��hf���1c?I������` U�J }{��k�5)�b8{�[4y���8��TU����4�~�#�m�� /���Kе:��w�? ����ͅd���;L�d;7l��Qа���b_� /S��e�OwppCܺ�����Z��K�p�@��V������=���*���5���S��(ݷ-y:ؼ��4��U��{�i�����́��=6Θ��]���/�G�ee��a��W��B+�a�^*f�:=(�6�I�t��x�`[���B They are the only entirely aquatic salamanders in the state. You may not own deer, bears, moose, or wild turkeys. You do not need permits to keep domestic ferrets, alpacas, camels, chinchillas, llamas, and wolves (if captured in the state). H��Umo�H�n��a>.ձ�X@�*9n�J�ܵW��S���6:|�N�ߙ�D����,�]�}f�gfg���te������t��3x�-��������>���LmQ������\-�������z:� �'!R\� � ��a�6�D�i���O���[x�b��Ӭν����k��7�����`[�+,?N'��w�d�����1�PM?z>bw����ӂ�c�c�c�;�ۨ�D�$��*!Ո��r4��[�l�>W�����%R#%҉{����t�ɣt�u�@�M R��@�O'�o�|e\��%ښ�G��+��~�5Ј� Some states are more lenient than others. And certainly having a pet on your lap could obstruct your view. This list includes lions, tigers, ocelots, wolves, primates, and poisonous reptiles. Non-native dangerous snakes are illegal … In Rhode Island, you can get permits to keep bears, hyenas, tigers, lions, cheetahs, elephants, monkeys, wolves, hippos, giraffes, and Gila monsters. %%EOF endstream endobj 932 0 obj <>stream 4 states have no laws on keeping dangerous wild animals as pets: Alabama, Nevada, North Carolina, and Wisconsin. Jurisdictions are enacting laws to prevent the tragic deaths of pets left in parked cars. You are not allowed to breed, sell, or own any non-domestic animals. And certainly having a pet on your lap could obstruct your view. Class I animals include bears, large cats, rhinos, crocodiles, chimpanzees, and more. Animals that are prohibited include alligators, crocodiles, raccoons, bats, coyotes, moose, venomous snakes, and foxes. Primates, big cats, venomous reptiles, bears, wolves, and other animals are prohibited. Animals not requiring a permit include serval cats, sugar gliders, wallabies, African pygmy hedgehogs, parrots, toucans, and most non-venomous reptiles. You can get a special permit for a service monkey. New York law states you are not allowed to own any wild animal, including non-domestic felines or canines, bears, crocodiles, venomous reptiles, and primates. Zoos and exhibitors may apply for a permit after meeting extensive but practical requirements. This includes properties with no-pet policies. You need permits for Class I squirrels and non-domestic rabbits, Class II mammals, and Class III dangerous exotic animals including large cats, bears, wolves, hyenas, venomous reptiles, gorillas, Burmese pythons, anacondas, and more.​ You do not need permits for common pet animals, including exotic pets like sugar gliders, ferrets, savannah cats, foxes, prairie dogs, raccoons, and skunks. You can keep some native reptiles. All otter species also do not appear to be illegal in the state. To keep venomous snakes or Gila monsters, you need a permit. Tri-State Midwestern Map of Breed-Specific Laws; Kali Myers v. City of Sioux City, Iowa (United States Court of Appeals For the Eighth Circuit, 2019) Roger Anderson v. City of Des Moines (Supreme Court of Iowa… Many lizards are allowed, including anoles, water dragons, basilisks, bearded dragons, chameleons, geckos, iguanas, and more. In Iowa, the state exotic pet laws are pretty straightforward. In 2007 Iowa passed Iowa Code §717F.1-.13. You need an entry permit from the state veterinarian for bringing in skunks, foxes, raccoons, non-domestic felines, coyotes, martens, and brushtail possum. You cannot possess, own, or breed any dangerous wild animal. If you haven’t seen the video of veterinarian Dr. Ernie Ward in a … Some birds, fish, amphibians, turtles, and snakes require permits. Learn more about raw milk laws and regulations in the state of Iowa. This Iowa state provides that the chapter relating to state dogs running at large laws does not limit the power of any city or county to prohibit dogs and other animals from running at large, whether or not they have been vaccinated for rabies, and does not limit the power of any city or county to provide additional measures for the restriction of dogs and other animals for the control of rabies and for other purposes. The permit requirements are steep, and the permit is only valid for one year for one animal. Domesticated rabbits and small rodents are also allowed without permits, except for hedgehogs. The state defines all non-domestic animals to include wild felines, wild canines, bears, and primates as "live game." Connecticut Exotic Pet Laws. The prohibited list includes some animals you might not typically put in that class, such as monk and ring-necked parakeets, axolotls, and ground squirrels. You can apply for a permit to possess any animals on the banned list, although the Department of Fish and Game only issues permits for scientific and educational purposes. H��VMo�@�G��#H��`0F�"5i"�j�|�z��m�nʮm��w>�N\WQvg�y��O�WO����"�b5�H��f0___}�0 �^�� ?6t8�W�ĕ]� You can apply for a permit to keep banned animals. DES MOINES, Iowa (KCRG) - Gov. Dangerous animals include big cats, bears, wild canines, wolverines, primates, elephants, rhinos, hippos, and hyenas. There are no laws regarding monkeys, wolves, capybaras, ferrets, lemurs, and other animals. Adrienne Kruzer, RVT, has worked with a variety of animals for over 15 years, including birds of prey, reptiles, and small mammals. Nonregulated animals include porcupines, ferrets, camels, and llamas. Every state has exotic or wild pet laws specifying if a species is allowed, banned, or requires a special permit. In Oregon, it is illegal to possess wild cats, bears other than black bears, canines not native to Oregon, monkeys, alligators, crocodiles, or caimans. In Massachusetts, wild animals cannot be kept as pets. ``��������:e:��d`P� ���@*�����I@� � ���W DISCLAIMER: Pet Burial law differs by each state and sometimes even each city has its own laws. It is illegal to abandon a dog or cat unless you legally transfer the dog or cat to another home or animal shelter. The permits require proof of adequate knowledge and housing for the animals. Examples of illegal activities that warrant eviction in Iowa include assault, selling/using drugs, or owning an unregistered firearm. Dangerous wild animals are defined as those including tigers, lions, cougars, leopards, cheetahs, ocelots, bears, pandas, rhinos, elephants, primates (other than humans), crocodiles, alligators and some lizards and snakes. If you live in Alabama, you cannot possess, sell, or import fish from the genus Clarias (walking catfish); Serrasalmus (piranha); black carp; any species of mongoose; any Cervidae (deer, elk, moose, and caribou); any species of coyote, fox, raccoon, skunk, wild rodents, or wild turkey. Is raw milk for sale in Iowa? 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In Iowa, driving with an obstructed view is an operating violation that may carry a fine. Other animals that do not require a permit include llamas, alpacas, camels, and chinchillas. The California Natural Resources Agency has banned most wild animals, including seals, bighorn sheep, and falcons, from being as kept as pets in California. In Iowa, driving with an obstructed view is an operating violation that may carry a fine. You do not require a permit for chinchillas, yaks, servals, or camels. In some countries, towns, and cities, the practice of declawing cats is illegal. You do not need any paperwork to keep chinchillas, ferrets, llamas, sugar gliders, camels, pot-bellied pigs, or bison as pets. A permit is required if you want to have a "wild animal menagerie." You do not need a permit to own ferrets, certain turtles and geckos, doves, emus, chinchillas, sugar gliders, American bison, or llamas. 961 0 obj <>stream Dangerous animals are not allowed to be kept as pets unless you are a zoo, licensed circus, or other acceptable organization. 0 Beyond federal, … 'L:[9#�"/�ap��|�D$�/�.��S8i��B����'�JxIr�DpcM���#���.�� v���m�_���5����j攉���S,��*����/�N���'�͔�����f���x���Uv����� No large cats, bears, and wolf hybrids are allowed in Michigan. h�b```�X�i� ��ea����`�$�p����ί7Į�>;mo?�scb�&��Z"E��l���.~�3p�|����9���� ]^j>�-�n׆E>�v[��v��y냟��힇��H� ���{Bٿ�C�C���F�0P�4cC�D��`0�h`�� �#�:�rL �@5L VsK+PUKG�k5�.,�4/�Հ�i��!��s�h��F'����RmV� You can get an exception for a capuchin monkey support animal with a permit. However, It is best to check with your local authorities (details in the resource section at the bottom of this article) to see if there are any regulations and requirements that supersede these laws. You do not need to have a permit to keep ferrets, parrots, hedgehogs, chinchillas, and other small rodents. More than 50 wild animals were set loose from a preserve requiring authorities to euthanize lions, tigers, bears, and wolves roaming the streets. Let us take a look at the regulations laid out by different states with regards to keeping Bengal as a pet. You cannot own a primate, bear, large cats, and wild canines in Louisiana (unless grandfathered and previously permitted to do so). Born Free USA believes that wild animals belong in the wild, not in private homes as pets or in zoos and other such facilities, and strongly recommends against the purchase and possession of wild and exotic animals. Delaware Exotic Pet Laws. H��VKo�H�G��c#Ť���B�=iVi���� ��`�x8���[U� �cgV��]�W���A�@k��XZdE�Y3-���˫ζ~���ۛ��ۛ^ endstream endobj 933 0 obj <>stream ; 21 states ban all dangerous exotic pets, while the rest allow certain species or require permits. According to the state, wild animals are non-domesticated animals, such as bears, big cats, wild dogs, and primates. While foxes and alligators are prohibited, lions, bears, and elephants are not. All commercial establishments must be authorized to operate in the State of Iowa. DES MOINES, Iowa (KCRG) - Gov. If you do abandon your dog or cat you will be guilty of a simple misdemeanor which is punishable by a maximum jail term not to exceed 30 days and … Large carnivores like lions, tigers, and bears are illegal to own, as are apes, baboons, and macaques. In Pennsylvania, you must acquire a permit for exotic animals that are listed as exotic wildlife by the state. A permit is needed even for educational and exhibitory purposes. Wisconsin allows the ownership of monkeys but not chimpanzees as pets. This list includes bears, wolves, large cats, alligators, elephants, primates, and venomous snakes. This state restricts potentially dangerous animals. 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