The Animal Store sometimes offers captive-bred Virginia Opossums for sale. We are a USDA and IL-DNR licensed dealer. All our pets are ethically and legally sourced.

To own a Virginia Opossum as a pet in Illinois, you must buy a permit from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. You may purchase it on this website:

License #760—Furbearing Animal Breeder License

You need this license to own a Virginia Opossum in Illinois, even if you do not plan to breed it. You must renew the license every year.

Virginia Opossum