Born 2 B Wild

By Dylan Herring

Sources

The Tiger Next Door

12,000 lb whale kills best trainer at SeaWorld during a performance.


http://travel.ninemsn.com.au/world/983621/when-wildlife-encounters-go-wrong

Gu Gu the panda bear mauled 3 different people while they were trying to get “close and personal” with him.

The first was a drunk who climbed into the cage to “snuggle”. Another climbed in at feeding time. The third was a guy trying to retrieve his son’s toy.


Top 10 Deadly Attacks From Exotic Pets

#1 - a bunch of spiders, snakes, a few termites and a gecko were making homes in this mans body. EEEEEWWWWW

Interesting Facts

What the experts say

75 deaths by wild animals from 1990-2011.

Between 5,000 and 7,000 tigers are kept as pets. That is more than there is in the wild.

1,610 incidents involving wild animals from 1990-2011.

16/50 states ban wildlife as pets,7/50 don’t really care if you have wildlife as a pet (including Wisconsin).


Environmental impact

If they eat things that keep us safe then we won’t be safe. The animals could kill you, the animals carry diseases that are transferable to humans and other animals and vise versa. There is a possibility of interbreeding.

Is it legal or illegal?

Keeping a wild animal as a pet is illegal and not fun at all, unless you have a permit to have a wild animal as a pet.

Some dangers for the animals and us

A danger for wild animals not being where they need to be is that they can’t do their normal everyday things as wild animals. A danger for people is they might be killed, another one is they have to spend most of their time with it and not their family.

Born 2 B Wild

We are here to inform you, not to have wild animals as pets so the people in our world are not killed by them or transfer diseases.