Restricted species fall in either Division 1 or 2.
Division 1 species
These animals have never been legal pets in Saskatchewan or are considered overtly dangerous. They may not be held for personal possession.
Division 2 species
These animals are currently pets and may be kept for the remaining life of the animal – if the Ministry of Environment was notified of their presence by November 30, 2021. Animals may not be sold within the province to other individuals.
Division 1 – species are not legal to hold as pets in Saskatchewan.
Division 2 – animals in the province that are listed in Division 2 are not considered overtly dangerous but, pose other risks.
Examples of restricted species