West Virginia Dangerous Wild Animal Rule Amendment 2019

This proposed rule change will add the below reptiles as Dangerous Wild Animals (which prohibits their future ownership, requires liability insurance for grandfathered animals, etc.). The deadline for comment is July 22, 2019. Email comments to rulescomments@wvda.us. Click above to download the proposal. Text that is underlined will be added to the DWA law.

1. constrictor snakes greater than six feet;
2. ALL venomous snakes;
3. ALL crocodilians;
4. monitor lizards greater than four feet;
5. venomous lizards.