pinterest-pin-it. :P. We also have nearly 20 Fallow Deer and we're on waiting lists for both Muntjac Deer and Patagonian Cavies. Ignorant-- my dear that is the kindest thing I can say about you at this point. Is this a subject that you normally follow? Crittery is a exotic pet resource website providing information on common and exotic rodents and small mammals such as African Pygmy Mice, African Pygmy Dormice, Fancy Mice, Harvest Mice, Mongolian Gerbils, Mouselike Hamsters, Southern Flying Squirrels, Steppe Lemmings, Sugar Gliders, Hedgehogs, Tenrecs and Zebra Mice amongst many others. Keep up the good work! Don't humiliate yourself here anymore. Sort by . What are invasive species? We have everything from our own pet meerkats to skunks, monkeys, opossums, ground squirrels and much more at the Marp Centre. Also someone said that taking a desert animal & making it a pet is cruel. African lion Cheetah Dingo Fennec Fox Moose Polar Bear Sea Otter : Cetaceans. Try using your own brain sometime. People shouldn't ban animals just because they aren't domestic. There are, however, many articles that indicate their disgust with keeping even small pets like these. Just register and get started! Bill Kelly from Wyoming on April 26, 2016: I've owned pet snakes for over ten years. Her mother used illegal drugs. Some exceptions could exist I guess. Remember, injuries are also a part of public safety issues, not just fatalities. Talk to anyone who works in exotic animal rescue. Melissa A Smith (author) from New York on August 17, 2014: Oh wow!! Melissa A Smith (author) from New York on May 06, 2014: How original Leigh Anne, haven't heard that before. Melissa A Smith (author) from New York on January 29, 2014: Thank Amanda, I hope to get one in the future. Nor am I aware of any incidences in other countries, but the US is a more than sufficient sample size. Just....go. Some animals should remain unpopular as pets because they don't fit the lifestyles of most people, unlike dogs and cats. Owners can seal a connection with these marsupials early on by carrying them in a makeshift pouch sling in their early adolescence. We’d essentially have to ban our existence. For one, they get larger, much larger, and two, they reproduce at a faster rate since, unlike boas, they lay eggs instead of giving life birth. melissa said: "There are millions of people out there who would love to ban non-vegan food, and I can certainly tell you animals would be a fan,?". Sloths might be the only exception. Fennec fox care may be comparable to that of a high-maintenance ferret. Melissa, I thought you deserved a somewhat respectful reply to your hub, but after reading your responses to your detractors-- including the one directly above this-- I really don't have enough respect remaining for you to offer one. 3- Squirrel Monkey- $8,000 (For Babies) From the tropical forests of Central and South America, the … To me, they are a high energy, arboreal, and nocturnal "cat-ferret." I have also gotten some angry nips and the occasional bite due to food protection, fear, and simple playing, but I have survived these superficial wounds. I am not quite an adult yet, but when I am I hope to own many exotic animals (they are so interesting in my opinion, not that dogs and cats aren't.). This service is delivered by exotic specialist vets and exotic specialist vet nurses. I've read a few of yours after ending up on Hub to read a review of the movie Blackfish. Unlike kangaroos, wallabies are simply too small to be any possible threat or nuisance to anyone. Melissa cares for a variety of exotic animals and has completed a certificate in veterinary assisting and a bachelor's degree in biology. He's even pleasant while in shed, bless his little heart. They are so beautiful!! Originate from: Southeast Asia. They are so incredibly "wild" that we take them into schools to exhibit them for K-5th graders! I don't usually respond kindly to people who accuse me of animal cruelty after having stated a wholly ignorant, made up statistic as a fact. that do not even address how social and affectionate so many animals can be...my coatis literally climb up me when I get home ...a lot of people own dogs and cats and do not take care of them that is a lot worse than owning an exotic. Great hub! Giulia is a 25 year old girl from Romania. Exotics for Sale. Interesting article. I have seen in television that there are people that keep snakes as their pet. That's a freak accident, but it doesn't suggest over aggression. Tropical Beauty. I recommend posting this information in these locations: http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/FennecFox/. Where do people think their pet cat came from in the first place? Therefore, outside of baseless fear, discomfort with a neighbor owning these animals is unjustified and senseless. The scientific name of this exotic animal is Prionailurus viverrinus. Absolutely, and often domesticated animals such as rabbits, guinea pigs, and livestock are included within assessments of ‘exotic pet zoonosis.’ Rarely are there ever incidents like these from animals that are often banned without question such as wild felines, canines, and other largely uncommon pets. This is, by the way, a subject I do follow closely. So while I agree that exotic animals should not be lumped into one category I also say that what we call domestic animals should not be given a bad rep either. I love snakes but to dangerous I have a corn snake. Melissa A Smith (author) from New York on September 15, 2014: Only in a few states, but they aren't really in the private sector. Hailing from China, Japan and Russia and introduced in Europe, the mandarin duck is a race appreciated by its enormous beauty. I think people create the scare that they have of animals period. Once I smartened up and began to feed in the enclosure, that's all stopped! Melissa A Smith (author) from New York on March 31, 2015: I wouldn't say zero, but close. A zoo isn't the only place that can provide proper housing for these animals. A reminder: This article is not a care sheet, nor do I endorse any of these animals as pets. Ideally schedule examination of nocturnal species such as sugar gliders (Petaurus brevi… Where is the proof that most exotics are illegally poached? If a human contracts monkey pox from a pet Gambian pouched rat, you should fear disease from any other animal that isn’t domesticated even though domesticated animals are capable of zoonotic transfer as well. the first one mentioned (the fox critters) They are soooo cute. The following species have been listed on an invasive species list in North America. For to many people are doing that nowadays. How many have went extinct, or on the brink of it? "How can you have that as a pet?" An episode of the show Wild Justice on the National Geographic channel will call them a "wild African exotic mammal.". I loved seeing boas on this list. Concrete Jungle Exotic Pets Current Livestock List: gecko-kus: Shop Classifieds: 2: 02-02-2012 09:44 PM: I want an exotic mammal! That's what really pissed me off about the new "documentary" (what a joke), called "Wild and Dangerous: The World of Exotic Pets". Either that, or they should have a human owner who can spend significant amounts of time with them. I've probably visited that page 20 times and spoofed it twice. My genet is extremely hesitant to leave my room, let alone the house, not that I would allow that to happen. Balls can be very funny about feeding I'm sure you know. Heck, cows are domesticated and they still ban them in some places. This is because they require dedicated individuals who have the animal smarts to understand their complex needs. If only I could actually have one. They are probably thinking of one or two animals where this might be true (cheetah, orangutan, slow loris), and of course, this was true at one point in history, but now we have captive breeding. Family Mustelidae: . It's a shame that your desire for a cute, unique exotic trumps the countless reasons that these animals should be given the respect to be left wild. Oh, how original! https://www.facebook.com/pages/Exotic-Animals-For-... http://pets.groups.yahoo.com/group/Kinkajous/. Thank you for this hub :) Have a wonderful week. She may not have stated her sources, but it has been made known to the public by vetrinary and animal groups (not just animal rights activists) that exotic animals do not make good pets. A number of these are invasive mammals – and they can have a devastating impact on our native wildlife. The snake tightened its grip to avoid falling, and unfortunately cut off blood flow to his brain. Thank you for posting this amazing article! this was a very great article. author: Jan Lykke. Arctic … We're the ones who are ignorant and oppressive? However, fennec foxes are actually one of the most popular exotic mammals. We can only have fennec foxes. Ranting at this author is in no way productive, or in the case of some, accurate. "The American Veterinary Medical Association, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have all expressed opposition to the possession of certain exotic animals by individuals. As far as these animals escaping and running rampant, causing problems for other people, it's impossible. A reasonable enclosure for this small mammal should be, at minimum, a multi-level ferret enclosure such as a Ferret Nation. But just in case, here's one for you. Sloths are high-maintenance pets, and there’s a lot of misinformation floating around about them. (I used your article on dangerous animals for a lot of sources.). Buy and sell hassle free with Preloved! Indeed, it would be nice if people could THINK. Lol! Here at Mansfield Aquatic, Reptile and Pet Centre we are one of only a few shops around the UK that stocks exotic animals and can give advice on them as pets. After they had already blamed extinction, illegal wildlife trade, animal cruelty and all sorts of things on "exotic pets" as one big, broad brush - then they said that WORSE than all of this, is the "public safety threat". I disagree with animals that are exotic pets. To properly accommodate them, they should have a large room or an aviary with sizable branches and ropes to climb on. In addition, wild animals seldom make good pets. I know potbelly pigs, hedge hogs and flying squirrels are becoming more common. There were no life-ruining deformities there, just the overly sensationalizing and predacious media at its finest. So why should they be banned anywhere? Can domesticated animals harbor potential pathogens or cause deaths? Her mother's boyfriend used and dealt drugs. The legislative goals that animal rights groups are calling for imposing bans on entire groups of animals without exception under the guise that they are all dangerous, even though some clearly aren’t. Exotic pet ownership requires some remnants of common sense and 'animal smarts,' and while Ms. Hilton did get "attacked" by the small mammal (bitten more than once), she went to the hospital for a tetanus shot and the bites were described as superficial. If you really love animals, this is not how to show it. The same way popular animals end up in rescues. That should make you think. If people treated dogs like tigers, I would agree, attacks by tigers would beat dogs, but that won't ever happen. Melissa A Smith (author) from New York on July 16, 2014: Joseph Brown from Yorkshire, United Kingdom on July 16, 2014: I've always wanted a sloth. Your just saying that lumping all exotic animals is ignorant. On top of these issues, any unhealthy animal is more likely to react defensively to a strange situation. They have an outdoor run and they can choose if they want to be in the house or outdoors. Invasive.org is a joint project of University of Georgia - Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health, USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, USDA Forest Service, USDA Identification Technology Program, and USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture Yes, I'd call it oppressive to keep a non-domestic creature that has-- by god or by evolution-- been designed to live in a wilderness you are completely incapable of recreating, with others of its kind-- that's what I call oppressive. Melissa said: "Why don't you think about that for a while.". My rats get a bad rap. Sloths do possess teeth, and in the worst case scenario, a person holding one can sustain an injury. In fact, there are not really any invasive boas anywhere in the United States, aside from Puerto Rico. Many exotic pets take far more patience and training than the average cat or dog. In 2010 a pet, 9-foot boa constrictor strangled its owner while he was showing it to a friend. I'm sorry her response to you wan't original-- the lack of originality may have to do with the basis in fact. He had a blood alcohol of 0.2. A common tactic by anti-captive animal organizations (such as The Humane Society of the United States or the Animal Legal Defense Fund), is to ever so subtly, throw all so-called exotic animals into the same category when these groups speak to legislators. BS article. Melissa A Smith (author) from New York on October 26, 2013: My snakes associate my presence with food and always take it as an opportunity to lunge at me. Dogs and cats are human companions. Don’t let this derpy marsupial’s whiskers fool you. They know this, but their true goal is to eliminate ownership of animals to support their ideologies. For the previously stated reasons, I’ve never been interested in owning monkeys without garnering the needed experience and financial means, but I think bush babies differ from monkeys, other prosimians and certainly great apes (which don’t belong with any private owner—no exceptions). Explore 5 listings for Exotic mammals for sale UK at best prices. This is why I said "how original". Well is it cruel to own a St. Bernard or Siberian Husky in a warm climate? Definitely worth taking a good look! Ask about past experience, expectations of exotics, ect. Today’s showcase presents 50 of the most stunning and exotic animals that can be found between the two tropics, creatures that most of us get to see in a zoo only, during a lifetime. In general, … You should try it. This is a great rescue that could provide info or perhaps adopt your pet: http://crittercamp.weebly.com/ Please do not just give your pet away! We only take on an exotic species where we are able to establish a breeding group or be part of a broader breeding programme, meaning we can add to the British and European colonies and support other conservation efforts. Many states or counties who exempt rodents from their definition of a wild or exotic’ animal, thinking that this category only covers hamster-sized mammals may be interested in knowing what animals qualify for that definition. What we're supporting here is NATURE, and allowing creatures to remain and thrive in their natural habitats rather than be a cool talking point amongst your friends when you bring the exotic out at house parties. Great article. Animals of any respectable size have teeth and can cause minor injury. 2.0 dogs, 0.1 skunk, 1.1 ferret, 1.0 corn snake, 0.1 tortoise, 1.1 beardies, 0.0.8 tarantula, 2.0 pygmy hedgehog, 0.0.3 scorpion, 0.1 tawny owl, 1.1 burrowing owl, 1.0 kookaburra, various millipedes, cockroaches, stick insects, no hamsters (woohoo!!). Search. Vicious little beasties have nearly licked the face off many an unprepared child (mostly because we go right after lunch)! Owners who like to snuggle and hold their pets for extended periods may want to turn owning a genet down—they just aren’t mentally built for it. Bat-eared foxes are similar animals that are not privately-owned in high numbers. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Exotic-Animals-For-... even here: http://pets.groups.yahoo.com/group/Kinkajous/ ... but please screen homes thoroughly. Of course, this has to do with smaller populations (especially hyenas and chimps) and more precautionary actions taken, but that's to be expected. I myself have 5 Crested Geckos, 3 Leapard Geckos, a Tortuois, a Bearded Dragon, 6 Rats, 2 Goats, 2 Miniature donkeys, and 2 Peacocks. The exotic wildlife collection at the Farm is managed and curated by the Ventura Wildlife Foundation, a not-for-profit organisation focused on conservation and education. We offer insurance for a wide range of exotic mammals including Pygmy Hedgehogs, Micro Pigs, Skunks, Sugar Gliders, Meerkats, and many more. That account says that the guy blacked out and may have hit his head. Oh, wait. I already have 3 cats, a bunny, 2 chinchillas, 7 rats, 3 mice, and a bearded dragon. Damaging invasive species is one main reason for import/export restrictions on certain things. Although I can understand humans being scared of animals, I cannot understand their lack of desire to be rid of such fear. Are you capable of a civil debate or just sling insults like an infant when someone has a decending opinion? We are open 7 days a week. We pose more threat to any animal, then they do to us. I've heard that the snake did not attack but was just exploring and constricted the owner's neck in order to climb onto a shelf or something. I think you give too much responsibility to the owner to protect the public - and also themselves. arts although my class finished the unit. There are many miserable people who feel as though keepers of these constrictors deserve to die, but any snake owner knows that their chances of dying driving on the highway to pick up their pet's dinner is extravagantly higher. I think as time goes by we will start to have more homeowners host exotic pets. Fennec foxes are pretty well-known animals and are prevalent in the trade of exotic mammals, but the slightly larger bat-eared foxes, also from Africa, are much less common. Note - the fellow who was killed by the boa was drunk, and decided to dance around with the animal around his neck to show it to his terrified girlfriend. Beware that 'road side zoos' may put your animal in a small cage with little enrichment... i was wondering if it is better to take some animals to the zoo to live or to give them up for adoption coz i really love my fennec foxes but their mother just put to birth and i am on my way out of the country can some one help me? No. And why do people ban animals just because "they are wild and belong in zoos?" The snakes you are referring to are actually Burmese pythons, which are noticeably different than boas. If you want to participate in our photoshop and photography contests, just: LOGIN HERE or REGISTER FOR FREE, Excellent Photograph’s ….impressed a lot !!!!! Well, one in particular at least: Aptly named Baby Luv by owner Paris Hilton, this medium-sized pet proved to be not so suitable for red carpet photo ops. It's not _public_ safety on December 30, 2013: It's environmental safety. A wild cat would also be amazing! Wow Bonnie you might want to do a little research. For example, boa constrictors escaped from their owners in Florida thrive in the Everglades; they're multiplying hugely and causing massive ecological damage right now, basically eating every meat they can find. Pz, I believe that anyone with the right resources and the right knowledge (that can mean anything from going to a breeder in combination with a lot of google searching to owning a similar creature) can own any animal. I gave a brief list of the exotic pets you should avoid, but I want to take a moment to discuss the specific wild animals that fall under the category we’re discussing this week – the large mammals. Photography and photoshop contests We are a community of people with a passion for photography, graphics and art in general. it isn't good to keep wild cats as most of them are endangered and if it is in captivity it does not contribute to conservation and by buying it people create a demand for it and the number of these species in the wild decline. Kristen Howe from Northeast Ohio on May 16, 2015: Melissa A Smith (author) from New York on May 16, 2015: Melissa, this is interesting to say the least. £14.99 For Sale Stocked Exotic Mammals at Warrington Exotics. Checkout the list below and place your order with us at affordable prices. Guinea pig for sale The comment immediately preceding mine where you smugly dismiss someone's very polite and conscientious objection is a stellar example. None of these animals came from the wild. Great article and good list! Physical examination in exotic small mammals is performed similarly to examinations in dogs and cats, however many small mammals can easily become stressed. It is -illegal- to do that and there are heavy restrictions on wild imported animals nor does it pay for poachers to catch any animals on this list and smuggle them to the U.S. You are free to point out any proof to the contrary.". Well, that makes life interesting for you, I'm sure. 0.1.0 toddler! It is a GOOD thing that overall, exotic pet owners have been responsible enough to severely limit fatalities and injuries. Melissa A Smith (author) from New York on October 27, 2013: Haha well my snakes seem to get stressed easily so I don't like moving them. All except the species Proteles cristatus.. Hyænas. PUBLISHED December 6, 2010. Mammal Society Vice-Chair Kate Hills, explains “Invasive Non-Native Species are plants and animals which have been moved from their place of They look a lot like kittens with the pointy face of a ferret, the spots of a cheetah, and the tail of a lemur. Some Savannahs have more serval blood than domesticated cat. See more ideas about pets, animals, exotic pets. Hook/tap training a snake is much more reliable and less stressful than feeding in a separate enclosure. Melissa said : "What if I took something important from you because I had a trivial 'moral objection' despite having little substantiation. This advert is located in and around Warrington, Cheshire. I strongly believe not everyone should be allowed to own certain dogs. In small enclosures, fennecs should be let out to play daily. I love savannah cats, I swear one day I will own one. When I consider an animal as a potential pet, I also need to consider if it is illegal. Even the boyfriend's pet snake was underweight. If you prefer to view our profiles by species type and habitat, see our main Species Profiles page. And of course, more difficult animals can be owned too. Voted up! Family Hyaenidae: . Some animals are better off in the wild, but some are fine as pets. The photography is very nice, I was expecting to see a few more reptiles, but it is a perfect list none the less. The only known population of the fishing cat could be found in the Indus River Valley. Green Surfer. Muntjac deer reach the size of a large house cat, and are reported by their owners to be extremely affectionate. This child didn't have a chance regardless of what kind of pet he kept. The prospective owners should also preferably set them up in colonies so that they can benefit from social enrichment. My young carpet python has only ever bitten me while in or leaving the feeding tub, never in her enclosure or while being handled. That's why facilities now have to follow strict disaster rules when a major storm is about to hit. Question: How do exotic "medium cats" not risk public safety? Two of those deaths involved reticulated pythons that were sick. This list includes leopards, jaguars, bears, tigers, coyotes, and wolves. More importantly, this Hub is addressing public safety, and an attack against the owner of the animal is not considered to be an attack against a member of the uninvolved public. The discussion of exotic pet ownership then becomes a battle of which side can effectively exploit the ignorance of non-animal oriented legislators. Login / Register. Bushbabies should not to be confused with slow lorises, which are not readily available in the United States and for the most part, cannot be kept as a pet ethically. The final case is the boa constrictor mentioned in this article. Not the right pet for me -- we have enough rabble-rousers in the house already with the 3 cats, 2 dogs, and 4 pet rats, but I'd love to see one up close someday. However animals like ferrets are good for anyone who doesn't mind the smell! They are NOT exotic. Unless the person has exotics already and you are comfortable with them. Your quotes make no sense at all. In addition, wild animals seldom make good pets. Though they are NOT dangerous at all. If you think your dog poops too … There are several species; the North American river otter lives along rivers, lakes and large creeks. You mention how there are more incidents of "domesticated animals" like dogs hurting people than there are "exotic animals". Rhamnaceae. well I can see the boa cause many pet owners and their kids have been killed by their boas.Most are banned due to more and more Exotic Pets being released by iresable pet owner or just plan escaping into the wild and the black market. I have read a few of yours and really liked them! Exotic and avian species are widely varied, making them some of the most difficult pets for which to find expert veterinary care. Melissa A Smith (author) from New York on January 27, 2014: It's not _public_ safety, according to DNA studies, the majority of snakes loose in Florida originate from one breeding facility that was destroyed during a hurricane. TRIVIAL moral objection? Sometimes when you keep hearing something it's because YOU NEED TO LISTEN. But what an awesome site! Scratch marks can be expected for the owner who will interact with their pet genet (mine have significantly decreased since my genet’s babyhood). Children are often abused by bad boyfriends. It’s a caecilian (more … Muntjac Deer. There is one thing I am very surprised no one has mentioned and that is that all animals have come from the wild and all cats and dogs have been reared down the chain of their breeding from a dangerous version of ancestor. They have a build similar to a cheetah (which, despite being a big cat, is also not so dangerous to people), and hunt much smaller prey. Invasive and Exotic Mammals . As long as the animal is safe, can be kept legally, is not listed as endangered/threatened/etc, it is vaccinated and you have a vet, you know how to make sure you and the animal stay safe, and you can take care of it and make sure it is happy, and it was not taken directly from the wild, owning the animal should be completely fine! Those that have managed to escape (which is more likely than someone dumping them) have either been found, captured, or do not sustain themselves long enough to breed and die off shortly after due to environmental hazards, such as the great North American cold fronts. I can personally attest to the harmlessness of this supposedly intimidating-looking exotic pet. Do your research before posting this crap. Approach these patients calmly, gently, and quietly. The paramedics didn't arrive in time - the snake was absolved of responsibility for the accident, and from what I heard, was taken by Henry-Doorly Zoo, not euthanized (since it didn't attack anyone). Colubrina. She runs a blog dedicated to cute animals on, 50 of the Most Beautiful Exotic Animals on Planet Earth. It depends on how much environment you have and what your neighbors say. Other than the boa constrictor I’m good. 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