Questions & Answers: Permits
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A: There are no prerequisites for obtaining an Idaho Wildlife Rehabilitation Permit. Applications can be made at IDFG Regional Offices. Renewals are required every three years.
A: No; because of disease concerns (rabies), Idaho law prohibits individuals from keeping a raccoon/fox/skunk as a personal pet. Idaho Code Section 25-236 prohibits individuals from possessing raccoon/fox/skunk, and the Idaho State Department of Agriculture enforces this law. Public parks, zoos, ...