Exotic Pets

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Wanted: Experienced Pet Owners To Adopt Exotic Species

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is looking for experienced pet owners to adopt exotic species through the Exotic Pet Amnesty Program.

09/17/2014

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Experienced Pet Owners Can Adopt Exotic Species

It’s one thing to care for a dog or cat, but owning an exotic pet, like a sugar glider or a boa constrictor, is a whole other task.

11/16/2013

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Top Spots For Exotic Pets In South Florida

Here is where you will find some of the most unusual pets in South Florida: Underground Reptiles, Exotic Aquariums, Mary’s LB Pet Store, and Simbad’s Birds & Pets‎.

CBS4–10/18/2013

Exotic animals such as this African Spur-thigh tortoise are illegally released into the Everglades. (Source: Lisa Bolivar)

Zoo Miami To Accept Exotic Pets During Amnesty Day

People who have exotic pets they can no longer handle will have a chance to do what is best for the animals during Nonnative Pet Amnesty Day; an effort to keep unwanted exotic pets out of Florida’s native ecosystems.

CBS4–04/12/2013

Although pythons have been found in or near some residential areas west of Miami, there have been no reports of injuries to people. (CBS4)

Amnesty Day Allows Exotic Pet Owners To Turn In Unwanted Animals

Wild hogs, Burmese pythons and prairie dogs all have one thing in common: they are non-native species that have torn up Florida’s landscape. An upcoming Exotic Pet Amnesty Day is looking to curb the trend of pet owners releasing these unwanted pets into South Florida backyards.

CBS4–10/17/2012

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Pick-A-Side: Which Exotic Pet Would You Rather Own?

04/09/2012

Exotic animals such as this African Spur-thigh tortoise are illegally released into the Everglades. (Source: Lisa Bolivar)

Zoo Miami To Accept Exotic Pets During Amnesty Day

People who have exotic pets they can no longer handle will have a chance to do what is best for the animals during Nonnative Pet Amnesty Day which is an an effort to keep unwanted exotic pets out of Florida’s native ecosystems.

CBS4–03/10/2012

African Spurt-thigh tortoise in captivity (Source: Lisa Bolivar)

Zoo Miami To Accept Exotic Pets During Amnesty Day

People who have exotic pets they can no longer handle will have a chance to do what is best for the animals during Nonnative Pet Amnesty Day which is an an effort to keep unwanted exotic pets out of Florida’s native ecosystems.

CBS4–03/09/2012

African Spurt-thigh tortoise in captivity (Source: Lisa Bolivar)

Zoo Miami To Accept Exotic Pets During Amnesty Day

People who have exotic pets they no longer can handle will have a chance to do what is best for the animals during Nonnative Pet Amnesty Day March 12.

CBS4–03/04/2011

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