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Skunk Rabies Research

Planning To Own A Pet Skunk? See Where It Is Legal

These laws seem to change frequently, to get the most up to date laws concerning skunk ownership, please contact your state.

Please understand that we are basing our interpretation of the laws on personal pet skunk ownership, not rules for anything other than individual ownership, such as educational facilities, zoos, etc.

In states where we could find them, we have included the phone number to call.

State Legality Phone Number where available Last Updated
Alabama Legal March '05
Alaska Illegal March '05
Arizona Illegal 602-942-3000 March '05
Arkansas Illegal March '05
California Illegal March '05
Colorado Illegal March '05
Connecticut Illegal March '05
Delaware Illegal March '05
Florida Legal March '05
Georgia Conditional March '05
Hawaii Illegal March '05
Idaho Conditional March '05
Illinois Illegal March '05
Indiana Conditional March '05
Iowa Conditional 515-281-5918 March '05
Kansas Illegal March '05
Kentucky Conditional March '05
Louisiana Conditional 318-371-3050 March '05
Maine Illegal 207-287-8000 March '05
Maryland Illegal March '05
Massachusetts Illegal 508-792-7270 Sept. '06
Michigan Conditional March '05
Minnesota Conditional March '05
Mississippi Illegal 601-432-2174 March '05
Missouri Illegal March '05
Montana Illegal March '05
Nebraska Illegal March '05
Nevada Illegal March '05
New Hampshire Illegal 603-271-342 March '05
New Jersey Conditional March '05
New Mexico Conditional March '05
New York Illegal 518 402-8990 March '05
North Carolina Illegal March '05
North Dakota Illegal 701-328-2654 March '05
Ohio Conditional March '05
Oklahoma Conditional 405-521-3719 March '05
Oregon Conditional March '05
Pennsylvania Conditional March '05
Rhode Island Illegal March '05
South Carolina Illegal/Conditional March '05
South Dakota Conditional 605-773-332 March '05
Tennessee Illegal March '05
Texas Illegal 512-389-4647 March '05
Utah Illegal March '05
Vermont Illegal March '05
Virginia Illegal March '05
Washington Illegal March '05
West Virginia Conditional 304-558-2771 March '05
Wisconsin Conditional 608-266-3244 March '05
Wyoming Legal March '05