Wis. Bill To Ban Exotic Animals Moves ForwardMost Wisconsin residents wouldn't be able to possess dangerous exotic animals like tigers and gorillas under a bill a Senate committee passed Wednesday. The bill prohibits people from possessing, breeding and selling big cats, nonnative bears and apes.
Wis. GOP Pursuing Bill Banning Dangerous Exotic Animal OwnershipA legislative committee is set to hold a public hearing on a Republican bill that would prohibit people from owning dangerous exotic animals. The measure includes a list of dangerous exotic animals that includes lions, tigers, polar bears, apes and crocodilians.
Good Question: Which Exotic Animals Can Be Hunted?A Minnesota dentist is apologizing for killing a lion in Zimbabwe earlier this month. Dr. Walter Palmer said he thought the hunt was legal, but two guides are facing criminal charges for poaching because of where the lion was killed. The story has generated lots of anger and vitriol against the dentist across social media.
Good Question: What Exotic Animals Are Legal In MN?After the owner of an Ohio exotic animal park threw open the cages of more than 50 animals and then killed himself, authorities said they had to kill nearly all of them to protect the neighborhood. They are animals that most of us will only see in a zoo, but what kind of exotic animals are legal to have in Minnesota?