Is it legal to own a lion in Dubai?
Cheetahs, tigers and lions now illegal pets in the UAE
After years of pressure from animal welfare groups, the Gulf country has passed a law banning the private ownership and trade of wild and dangerous animals.
The new law is effective immediately and owners are required to hand over their pets to the authorities.
Can you have a lion as a pet?
Tigers and lions are surprisingly easy and inexpensive to purchase as pets. While import and interstate trade are prohibited, they are available in many states from captive breeders. This means it is possible to own a large and powerful carnivore whether or not you are equipped to properly care for them.
Can you have a white lion as a pet?
All our White Lion Cubs are bottle-fed and raised in our home as home pets, so they are perfectly socialized and will make very good pets. We sell each cub with complete health papers from and approved vet., breeders guide manual and a 1 year health guarantee.
How many tigers are in Dubai?
Spotting exotic animals in Dubai is sadly commonplace and a recent sighting of majestic tigers has now gone viral, and receiving mixed reactions. In the video, which is being rapidly shared on social media, five tigers are seen playing and paddling in the sea with the iconic Burj Al Arab in the background.