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Taking deer from the wild is illegal and dangerous

In the past year, wildlife authorities say, there have been five instances in which “pet” deer, illegally removed from the wild, have turned up in neighborhoods and parks in Northwest Florida. Not only is the practice of taking deer out of the wild to make pets out of them illegal,…

FWC Schedules Workshops on Proposed Captive Wildlife Rules

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has scheduled workshops across the state to receive public input on proposed captive wildlife rules. The workshops will cover draft recommendations on possession of captive wildlife, public contact with captive wildlife, classification, hybridization of domestic and wild animals, rehabilitation facilities and wildlife…