Can you have a Pet Vampire Bat? Legal Domesticated Vampire Bats, Where are they for Sale?
Vampire bats are fascinating creatures that have inspired wonder and mystery for thousands of years. Anyone who is a good vampire buff has asked the question, is it legal to keep a pet vampire bat? Unfortunately, it is generally not legal to keep a pet vampire bat, at least under normal circumstances. Due to the spread of rabies by bats, the United States and numerous other countries have placed a ban on keeping bats of any type as pets. However, these bans do not prevent you from building a bat house in your yard, stocking it with food, and attracting bats in this manner. This will allow you to watch the amazing bats flit through the night without any danger of spreading the disease or breaking the law. Generally you will be more successful if the bat house is painted dark colors and positioned so that it remains pitch black inside during the day. At present, vampire bats cannot be bought legally on any market.
Disclaimer: This article is for informational purposes only. Keeping the above mentioned animal as a pet may be dangerous or illegal. We do not condone selling illegal pets, nor do we guarantee that pet suppliers will carry the animal in question. Capturing and keeping wild animals is illegal and dangerous. Do not engage in this activity.
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