Category: Exotic Pets

Exotic Pets

Thank you for taking the time to acquaint oneself with Calgary Avian & Exotic Pet Clinic, Alberta’s only practice dedicated exclusively to the wellness and properly-getting of all exotic pet species! Similarly, threats to public safety, in the form of attacks by exotic pets, can also spur new laws, as did the mauling of Clayton Eller. Many stories of poorly nourished, poorly housed, and abused animals have taught that private possession of exotic pets is not in the interest of the animals themselves. Everything at our state-of-the-art, 7000 square foot facility was created with the special requirements of birds and exotic pets in mind.

In addition to becoming challenged for discriminating among classifications of exotic pet owners and domestic pet owners, regulations have also been challenged for discriminating amongst private pet ownership and other possessions of wild animals for analysis and educational purposes. Although states like Texas use permit systems …

The Dangers Of Maintaining Exotic Pets”

This paper examines state and local statutes and regulations relating to private possession of captive wildlife, or exotic pets. It may be of interest to some people that prior to 2010, boa constrictors, despite immense reputation as pets in the reptile trade, have been responsible for zero recorded human fatalities in the US. Nor am I aware of any incidences in other countries, but the US is a a lot more than sufficient sample size. I agree the banning of some exotic animals that are a few hundred pounds that can more than energy a human but exotics listed are way far more harmless then a dog who will attack and harm a human. Minnesota’s current law prohibiting possession of exotic animals appears to have been motivated, at least in component, by animal welfare concerns.

Cities and counties are also a lot more subject to the whim of local residents, …