In states that allow citizens to keep exotic animals as pets, some common choices include Burmese pythons, bearded dragons, ferret foxes, Madagascar hissing cockroaches and squirrels, according to Forbes. However, state ... More » Pets & Animals Pets

Legal exotic animals include sugar gliders, tarantulas and hedgehogs, according to The Richest. Some states ban the ownership of exotic animals, including Vermont, New Hampshire and California, so people considering purc... More » Pets & Animals Pets

Residents of Texas cannot own exotic, dangerous wild animals without first registering with the Texas Department of Health, according to Born Free USA. Applicants must submit the location where the animals are kept, proo... More »

Numerous pets are legal in California unless a law or regulation specifically states that a species of animal is illegal to keep as a pet. California's list of illegal pets is, however, one of the longest in the nation. ... More »

Pet Kingdom USA in Las Vegas, Underground Reptiles in Deerfield Beach, Janda Exotics in San Marcos, Panhandle Exotics in Pensacola and Incredible Pets in Melbourne sell exotic mammals as pets. Because the range of legal ... More » Pets & Animals Pets

Some private zoos, private owners and breeding facilities put exotic animals up for sale. These sellers usually post adoptable exotic animals on pet advertisement sites, such as and Petfinder. Private sellers... More »

For kennels referring to crates, owners can keep their pets in for short stretches of time, and those can be found at most pet stores and online retailers; however, for kennels referring to places where owners can board ... More » Pets & Animals Pets