Please sign and share this petition on all media sites nationwide to make a loud statement to Las Vegas and other busy cities like it that they should ban ownership of exotic pets like this large cat that escaped its owners enclosure. The woman normally cared well for her pet but the unfortunate happened and it got out of where it was kept, making local residents very fearful of such a large, wild cat roaming the neighborhood. This was an accident but one that should be avoided; exotic pets like this that can harm others should not be allowed in such busy cities like Las Vegas!
Residents of Las Vegas in a northwest neighborhood has a real scare recently when a large exotic cat made its way into a neighbor's yard. As it was noted perched on the neighbor's roof, the owner of the cat claims this was the first time her large feline as ever gotten out. Despite whether it was the first time or not, people were scared out of their wits for their chickens, dogs and other pets. One of the neighbors who just moved in recently already noted one of her chickens missing from the yard.
Of course, this large animal has to eat but no one would suspect that a neighbor's pet would be on the loose and the culprit endangering other pets in the area. The neighbor who lost one of her chickens stated that "I would hate anything happen to a child. My concern is the kids. Animals can be replaced but kids can't." Concerned neighbors called 911 and animal control.
Wild exotic cats like this one should be living in the natural habitat they were meant to be in and not in a home and busy city living. This animal is part African Serval and part domestic cat with a name of Enzuri and when confronted, the animal was sedated and taken away. The owner states the cat is licensed . "We need to come up with a plan that all our animals are safe in the neighborhood," stated the fearful concerned neighbors. We need to ask Las Vegas to reconsider and ban the ownership of exotic animals that can bring harm and terror to those living in the area. Please sign and share this petition on all media sites nationwide to make a loud statement to Las Vegas and other busy cities like it that they should ban ownership of exotic pets like this large cat that escaped its owners enclosure.
City of Las Angeles Animal Control and Wildlife Federation - It was unfortunate and scary for your residents when pet owner dealt with the escape of her escaped exotic cat. This woman should be accountable for this oversight on her part and be more cautious of how she cares for this animal. As much as no one wants to lose a pet, such an animal should not be allowed in your city where residents feel threatened by its presence. Being exotic and wild, natural instincts could most definitely cause harm to other animals in the area and possibly humans, namely children. You need to consider banning such animals from your city and provide your citizens a safe environment. Ban exotic animals from Las Vegas!