Can you legally own a giraffe in the US?
Has anyone had a pet hyena?
Can I keep a penguin as a pet?
Can hyenas be good pets? Yes, hyenas can be good pets, but you still need to be careful and have great safety precautions because they are still wild animals. However, it takes a lot of patience and time to make them tamed. So people that have no patience cannot keep hyenas as pets.
Is it legal to have a pet hyena?
Based on classified ads, a penguin costs from $500 to $20,000. You’ll need a male and female; they’re monogamous. The average penguin can eat up to 400 pounds of fish per year and must be fed daily — no exceptions. Feeding one can cost close to $1,000 per year, greatly depending on the type of fish you choose.
4 states have no laws on keeping dangerous wild animals as pets: Alabama, Nevada, North Carolina, and Wisconsin. 6 states do not ban or regulate keeping big cats as pets: Alabama, Nevada, North Carolina, Wisconsin, Delaware, and Oklahoma.
Can I get a giraffe as a pet?
Yes, you can legally own a giraffe in many states of the U.S. But there is a partial ban on keeping exotic animals in some states like (Illinois, Michigan, Virginia, Minnesota, Florida, Arkansas, Kansas, Nebraska, Lousiana).