It is federally protected under the migratory bird act. It is
illegal to have one without proper permits and I believe they
have to be non releasable to have even with permitting and have
a purpose other then a pet. You would have to contact your
state's Fish and Wildlife Commision for information
On 5/30/05, Stacy wrote:
> I have no clue. being that they are the symbol bird of a
> state or two, I would assume they would be fedrally protected-
> here in Michigan, it is illigal to own a robin or even
> disturb a robins nest.
> To thell you the truth, I do not beleive you can own one, but
> I could be wrong.
> On 5/28/05, joe wrote:
>> Does anyone have an oriole or know where to find one?