Gov. John Kasich: Ban the sale, ownership, and harboring of wild and exotic animals in Ohio
State of Ohio intervenes to keep exotic pets in zoo
Oct 28, 2011 — The widow of Terry Thompson wanted to get the six surviving animals back, but state officials denied her request, issuing a quarantine order out of concern for the health of the animals and public safety. Don't those same concerns apply to allowing any privately owned animals like tigers and bears?