Virginia Releases Final Report on Dangerous Animal Initiative

Feb 9, 2013
The Reptile Report
by Robyn

The Reptile Report - This afternoon the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (VDGIF) released the long awaited Dangerous Animal Initiative (DAI) Final Report. In the wake of the Zanesville, Ohio, exotic animal release, Virginia Governor McDonnell asked the VDGIF to review existing regulations and make recommendations as to whether additional oversight was necessary to protect public safety in Virginia.

Today the final report was released by DGIF. Other than Komodo Dragons, and crocodilians that were already restricted, no reptiles were included as a part of the consensus recommendations to Governor McDonnell.

There is some concern about the reptile content remaining out of the regulation for the 2013 session.

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