Is your choice of pet illegal in your area? Does it require a permit?

Federal and State Government Links
Assisting Research into Exotic Pet Legal Status

(Notes for searching; Not all state laws regarding pets or exotic animals are in the same dept. Some are in the state Agricuture Dept, some in Fish & Game and/or Parks & Wildlife and others in the Health Dept codes.)

Federal

The Constitution of the United States
United States Fish and Wildlife Service
United States Dept of Agriculture

United States Dept. of the Interior

U.S. House of Representatives (All those H.R. Bills can be found here)

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STATE MISC Helpful Sites
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