A Record Of Kinds Of Exotic Pets
Exotic animals aren’t pets! Rush, fifty seven, who has a form face and hair the color of corn, breeds and trains gypsy horses she houses in a barn behind her small petting zoo, a wire enclosure the place three male kangaroos, four lemurs, a muntjac deer (originally from Asia), a potbellied pig, a raccoon-like kinkajou called Kiwi, and a dog named Dozer all dwell—the lemurs leaping freely, the kangaroos sleeping on their sides, the petite pig rooting within the ground, the Asian deer balancing its rack of antlers on its delicate head.
Despite the hundreds of thousands of Boa constrictors that exist in American households and personal facilities throughout the nation the place they are authorized, they have NOT established a single confirmed invasive populations in the continental U.S., and Florida has even made an exception for them that still allows their possession as pets whereas they have banned giant pythons.
Even within the states where unique-pet possession is banned, individuals break the law,” says Adam Roberts of Born Free USA, who keeps a running database of deaths and injuries attributed to unique-pet possession: In Texas a four-12 months-old mauled by a mountain lion his aunt saved as a pet, …