Both Deleterious Exotic Animals and Native Wildlife have potential ownership restrictions. Please review the applicable laws and rules and complete any necessary applications before owning these special animals – if you’re allowed to.

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Learn about the ownership restrictions on these animals.

Animals which have been determined by ISDA to be dangerous to the people, environment, livestock, agriculture or wildlife of the state.

Import requirements for deleterious exotic animals, wildlife, zoo animals and other unique species.

Idaho Department of Fish and Game Classification of Wildlife information.

ISDA’s Invasive Species Program website.

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