Exotic Animals Essay

Decent Essays
Improved Essays
Superior Essays
Great Essays
Brilliant Essays
    Page 5 of 50 - About 500 Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Carrie then turned her back to the large feline and began walking to the fence gate, not seeing that the tiger was sneaking up behind her. As soon as Carrie had opened the gate,” snap!,” the giant feline pounced on carrie and snapped her neck. Exotic animals endanger those they are around. They are also used to make human products. Their owners often relinquish ownership.…

    • 718 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    pet owners share one characteristic, their love for animals. The similarities pretty much end there as peoples’ personalities and behaviors differ based on what pet they own. Most people choose a pet that reflects themselves and that they can enjoy their activities with. Well over half of the people in the United States own a pet; however, the personalities of these people differ drastically based on the type of pets they own: dogs, cats, exotics (small mammals, avian, amphibians, reptiles,…

    • 1114 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Great Essays

    owning an exotic pet, such as a tiger or a lion would be fine, since some people view these exotic animals as normal average pets. However, not many Americans take into consideration the effects these exotic animals can cause to humans and to the animals themselves. In National Geographic, the author of the article,“Exotic Pets”, Lauren Slater, presents a graph to show that 66% of exotic animals are owned privately, 28% of the animals are owned by the zoo, and 6% of the animals are…

    • 1804 Words
    • 8 Pages
    Great Essays
  • Improved Essays

    “It’s believed that more exotic animals live in American homes than are cared for in American zoos.” (National geo). Determining exactly how many exotic animals are privately owned is impossible. Nineteen states ban private ownership of exotic animals and in five states a permit is not required to own an exotic pet. (Born free map). The exotic pet trade makes it easy for anyone to buy an exotic animal. Exotic animals are not meant to be kept as pets. Owning an exotic animal poses risks to the…

    • 579 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Exotic Animals, Should They be Privately Owned? The USA Today column (2011) “Today’s Debate” featured two articles “Wild Animals Aren’t Pets” by the editor and “Opposing View: Let People Own Exotic Animals” written by Zazan Kukol to discuss if exotic and wild animals should be kept as (Wyrick 29-32). After objectively analyzing the strengths and weakness of each article, one must consider if exotic animals should be privately owned or banned from private ownership. The argument can be made that…

    • 723 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Exotic Pet Ownership

    • 618 Words
    • 3 Pages

    In the midst of attention and eccentricity, exotic pet owners often find themselves attracted to the unique appearance, fascinating originations, and the exclusiveness of peculiar animals. Despite the alleged superiority of owning an exotic pet, owners often find themselves unable to fulfill their promise to care for their once small, irresistible pet. These animals should not be left to invade the indigenous species of their states, but instead should be taken into rescue organizations that…

    • 618 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Exotic Pet Research Paper

    • 804 Words
    • 4 Pages

    5 Exotic Pets With regard to exotic pets list, there are literally thousands, even millions of different weird pets and crazy pets to choose from if you are in mammals, reptiles, fish, birds and amphibians. For people who lean towards maintaining exotic plants, knowing unusual pets would best suit not only your lifestyle but which would be your ideal pet too, can be a bit of a challenge. You may not want something too difficult to keep or an animal that needs a very special environment to live…

    • 804 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    Several people think that exotic animals are dangerous, man-eating creatures, like many people would say about sharks or lions. But some see them as harmless, helpless creatures in need of some protection. But the government should allow people to own wild animals, for whatever legal reasons they may have. Now, there are several reasons to think this. Yeah, some people don’t take good care of them and end up getting eaten, but the ones who do take good care of them live happily with their pets…

    • 419 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    people believe they should be allowed to own exotic pets because they are able to adequately care for them. These people feel it is there right to keep such pets. Should people in the United States be allowed to own exotic pets such as burmese pythons, tigers, and monkeys? Be able to have exotic animals in the U.S.A My reason is that not all people like the basic animals that we can have today,so I think some people would like to have more animals to choose from something different instead…

    • 589 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Improved Essays

    have wild animals as pets. As stated by “Killer Pets” by Blair Rainsford, “ Many [exotic pets] need special food, space to roam, and lots of attention. Exotic pets are often kept in small cages by themselves. This is cruel, says Coppola”(Rainsford 18). This shows that people usually don’t have the right materials or the amount of time to take care of an exotic animal. Any animal should have the right means to live correctly, even if it is a dog or a lion. In many cases, an exotic animal can only…

    • 433 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Improved Essays
  • Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 50