15 animals banned by the state of Montana

15 animals banned by the state of Montana

Montana is known for its wildlife and natural areas, so a state permit is needed to import exotic species.

Whether due to concern about safety or competition with native wildlife if exotic species escape captivity, the number of species prohibited from importation runs into the hundreds. Ranging from jungle dwelling snakes to destructive fish to potentially disease spreading big game, here are 15 animals banned by the state of Montana.

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