Per Missouri Condition Statute 578.023 RSMo: “No person may keep any lion, tiger, leopard, ocelot, jaguar, cheetah, margay, mountain lion, Canada lynx, bobcat, jaguarondi, hyena, wolf, bear, nonhuman primate, coyote, any deadly, harmful, or poisonous reptile, or any deadly or harmful reptile over eight ft lengthy, anywhere apart from a correctly maintained zoological park, circus, scientific, or educational institution, research laboratory, veterinary hospital, or animal refuge, unless of course such person has registered such creatures using the law enforcement. We’d ask that any Cole County resident who’s a keeper of the exotic animal as described within the statute above, please contact the Sheriff’s Office so that your animal is put into the registry. The Registry Form is provide here that you should print and mail in agency within the county where the animal is stored.”
Exotic Animal Registry
We’d ask that any Cole County resident who’s a keeper of the exotic animal as described within the statute above, please contact the Sheriff’s Office to make sure that your animal is put into the registry. The Registry Form (PDF) is supplied here that you should print and mail in. The finished form could be mailed to:
Cole County Sheriff’s Office
P.O. Box 426
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0426
Anyone violating the provisions of the section might be in prison for a category C misdemeanor.
An Inside Look at the Exotic Animal Trade: Profiles by VICE
Nathan B: I hate my world.
Sophie E: This is disgusting the way humans treat animals is absolutely horrible\nWe're driving animals to extinction soon they'll be nothing and I think people need to wake up and realise this
SsasS XxIX: Sophie E that's why GOD is bringing the wars
Mark Jones: I don't understand trophy hunting unless you kill the animals with your bare bare hands but you won't because you coward
Dillon Forbey: Mark Jones saying you dont need a gun because you have police officers is just like saying you dont need a fire extinguisher because you have fire men. it takes 6 to 15 minutes for a cop to respond, it only takes 1/2 to 4 seconds to pull a gun and shoot an attacker
Ashley James: zh11147 You're a freak
Eboney Nicole: These animals are beautiful but who in their right mind who want want one these wtf \nwhy would you lock up or want to kill such a beautiful thing !!!
its Rico bitch: +Eboney Nicole i want one cuz they so FLUFFY!
Rachael Scott: its Rico bitch hope it kills you when you forget to put a mask on the back of your head