Wrangling Vermont's Exotic Animals

Sep 14, 2015

Vermont may not have a lot of pink-kneed tarantulas, bearded dragons, Burmese pythons or brown caymen. But when there are reports made that one needs to be captured or confiscated, efforts are made to get that animal out.

Vermont Edition spoke to Chad Barrett, a warden with Vermont Fish and Wildlife who specializes in exotic animals. He discusses the non-native critters that he has dealt with during his eight years as an exotic animal expert, and how he goes about removing them.