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Herp Nerd
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Pennsylvania is known to be one of the least friendly states for exotics. I know of several people who had their animals confiscated out of the blue a few years back. To my knowledge, their law does not specifically mention coatis or kinks, but it's very openly worded to basically say "Whatever the game wardens deem as an exotic requiring a permit, requires a permit." So you definitely want to talk to Fish & Wildlife and get a permit before getting an animal. The statute is pretty clear in stating that no permit will be issued unless they inspect your premises and feel confident that the person applying for the permit has the knowledge, facilities, and veterinary access to properly care for the animal and protect it from the public (and the public from it).

Bob is definitely right though, make sure you get an animal from a legitimate, and USDA licensed source. As soon as any illegal animal crosses state lines, it becomes Federal jurisdiction, and they don't have much of a sense of humor and aren't generally very forgiving of people who claim ignorance about the source of the animals. :)
 
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