Exotic Pets

The Lifespan Of Popular Pets (11)

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Ebola (haha)- A wonderful scare-tactic inclusion to anti-unique pet websites (actually, if it were potential to get this from exotic pets this webpage wouldn’t exist as a result of I’d get a brand new interest). This disease is transmitted by primates in Africa, notably by the bushmeat trade. No issues with this disease have been recorded to be associated with the exotic pet trade, particularly for the reason that virus will rapidly kill its host. Another ridiculous entry to the ‘record’ of scary ailments you will get that I’ve witnessed is the bubonic plague (on the AZA’s web site ), for time and area-sake I won’t include every nonsensical entry right here.

I’ve based mostly my conclusions from my present knowledge concerning the behavior of those animals and a cautious evaluation of every situation depending on species habits, severity of the injury or fatality, and circumstances regarding its incidence. I should reiterate that I’m not declaring each animal on this listing ‘dangerous’, however I am itemizing the species in order primarily based on those who I know are stored as pets.

Many individuals are not likely to remember that fennec foxes truly make nice pets (for the precise homeowners) and at their mature dimension weigh about the identical as a Chihuahua. They are additionally most likely much less ‘harmful’ than one. In fact, the state of New York, while having bans on ‘wild animals’, actually explicitly states an exception for fennec foxes, and they’re legal to own as pets at the moment.

The state of Ohio has develop into ground zero for the debate over exotic-animal possession, and here’s why: In October 2011, exterior town of Zanesville, in Muskingum County, a man named Terry Thompson let 50 of his wild animals, together with lions and tigers, out of their cages and enclosures earlier than killing himself. The local sheriff’s division had little alternative however to shoot many of the animals, which were dodging cars, loping across backyards, and posing a menace to public security. Prior to the Zanesville incident, Ohio was certainly one of a handful of states that required no license or allow to keep an exotic or wild animal as a pet.