From my current research, I've been able to make this list of where ferrets are allowed: Good places to get more information about ferrets in your area are your local government and bylaw office or your local SPCA/Animal Rescue. The five boroughs of New York City: According to the New York City Department of Health “ferrets are known for their unpredictable behavior, and they are prone to vicious, unprovoked attacks on humans”.They were banned in the city in 1999 by Mayor Rudolph Giuliani. #wsite-content h2, #wsite-content .product-long .product-title, #wsite-content .product-large .product-title, #wsite-content .product-small .product-title, .blog-sidebar h2 {} Black-footed ferrets are currently listed as endangered by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and the International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN). A report drafted in August 2000 seems to be the only effort made to date to change the situation. Other uses. The shelter will also provide assistance in terms of advice and professional help for you and your ferret. Below is an overview of 10 exotic animals that can be legally owned as pets in Canada. Average Lifespan: 12 to 18 years Average Height/Weight: 38 to 42 cm, 35 to 60 lbs Best Aspect: Intelligent and trainable Biggest Downside: May be destructive when bored. New and used items, cars, real estate, jobs, services, vacation rentals and more virtually anywhere in Winnipeg. .wsite-image div, .wsite-caption {} You haven't finished adding your comment. 4 years ago. Although some may argue that hand raised parrots are domesticated, not too long ago they were stolen from their tropical nests and smuggled into the the U.S and other places. There are far too many ferrets in shelters across Canada & the United States and beyond. .wslide-caption-text {} Reptiles Canada Forums. Other areas and cities feel that these are exotic pets that are potentially harmful and vicious. .wsite-footer blockquote {} false, Find Ferret in Pets | Find or rehome a dog, cat, bird, horse and more on Kijiji: pets offered by humane societies and shelters, owners and breeders locally in Canada. My request to transfer to Canada just got approved and I'll probably be moving there in spring, once I get everything taken care of. Designer note: \"wsite-menu-subitem\" required on the item link }}\n\t\t\n\t\t\t{{{itemtitle}}}\n\t\t<\/span>{{#has_children}}><\/span>{{\/has_children}}\n\t<\/a>\n\t{{#has_children}}{{> site\/menu\/submenu-main}}{{\/has_children}}\n<\/li>\n","site\/menu\/main":"