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Are THH legal to own in Va?

OkAdiza

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Just wondering if anyone knows, since THH are on the Red list as endangered, are they illegal to own in Va?
 

Yvonne G

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Being on said list only means they can't be bought/sold in their native land, can't be taken from the wild, etc. If you can find a breeder in the U.S. it's perfectly legal to own them.
 
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