There are many controversies, half-truths, and opinions…most condemnatory…floating across the internet about exotic animals as pets. Most of the vitriol is coming from individuals who have not, haven’t any need to, and can by no means own an exotic animal. I hope my articles can clear the air and supply a balanced perspective. The exotic pet trade is neither excellent nor an atrocity. It is solely like some other pet trade.
We all know that unique pets are uncommon, or highly unusual, akin to a Fennec Fox or a rare hen. What we is perhaps considered as an unique pet in one nation, could possibly be completely normal in one other. I love all types of animals, but the massive cats scare me. I as soon as watched a documentary of huge cats in captivity as pets and watched a father weep, as a result of he gave his daughter, his only little one, a tiger as a pet. One day, the kid’s playfulness irritated the cat and it simply pawed across her neck and almost decapitated her. The little one bled to dying on her method to the hospital. As I said, I love pets, however within cause for youngsters.
Oh strive actualy stating some information and not proaganda. Tigers are all born and bred in the USA for a lot of generations. No one is smuggling tigers into the USA for pets. There are more pet tigers in the US than within the wild and that IS perserving the species and everyone that sees one feels extra of a connection than if they just watched them on TV within the wild and is extra doubtless to help.
The wild pet trade causes struggling to tens of millions of animals, disrupts ecosystems and may even be driving species to extinction. The seize of animals from the wild is commonly cited as a major reason behind species decline and is a major issue driving biodiversity loss. Exotic pets that escape or are deliberately launched by their house owners also pose a risk to native species, habitats, and the public.