Alaska

Summary: 

Alaska prohibits private possession of big cats making it unlawful for a person to possess a big cat as a pet. Although private possession of a big cat is prohibited, other types of possession are lawful with a permit. For example, a permit may be granted for scientific or educational uses if the applicant states his or her purpose in possessing the big cat, provides an explanation why studying the animal is needed, and explains how such use will provide a significant benefit to Alaska.

Classification: 
Ban
Color: 
gray