10 Absolutely Ridiculous Laws Involving Animals

I’m not sure what’s more ridiculous, the fact that these laws were ever created, or the fact that they are still on the books. Whatever, it appears they’re here to stay so I wouldn’t plan on taking your favorite pet lion to the movies anytime soon. And for even more Ridiculousness, tune into MTV Mondays at 10/9c.

  • 1. In Alabama, bear wrestling matches are prohibited.

    In Alabama, bear wrestling matches are prohibited.

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  • 2. In Alaska, moose may not be viewed from an airplane.

    In Alaska, moose may not be viewed from an airplane.

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  • 3. In Connecticut, it is unlawful to educate dogs.

    In Connecticut, it is unlawful to educate dogs.

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  • 4. In Arkansas, dogs may not bark after 6 PM.

    In Arkansas, dogs may not bark after 6 PM.

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  • 5. In Arizona, donkeys cannot sleep in bathtubs.

    In Arizona, donkeys cannot sleep in bathtubs.

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  • 6. In Michigan, it is illegal to let your pig run free unless it has a ring in its nose.

    In Michigan, it is illegal to let your pig run free unless it has a ring in its nose.

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  • 7. In Maryland, it's illegal to take a lion to the movies.

    In Maryland, it's illegal to take a lion to the movies.

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  • 8. In Florida, having sexual relations with a porcupine is illegal.

    In Florida, having sexual relations with a porcupine is illegal.

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  • 9. In Oklahoma, people who make "ugly faces" at dogs may be fined and/or jailed.

    In Oklahoma, people who make "ugly faces" at dogs may be fined and/or jailed.

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  • 10. In Tennessee, skunks may not be carried into the state.

    In Tennessee, skunks may not be carried into the state.

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