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0001633Dwarf FortressDwarf Mode -- Tradepublic2010-04-28 22:042010-06-09 06:46
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0001633: Imported vermin are always yours
Vermin that the Elves bring to the depot instantly count as your own, and can be moved to a new cage before even saying hi to the elves.
Wait for a late-in-the-game Elven caravan, one with a large amount of goods, and make sure you have a cage built. Then as they're there, assign all creatures to that cage, your dwarves will take the vermin from the depot and deliver them to the cage.

Unknown if this annoys the elves (and so what if it does)
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duplicate of 0000415resolved Toady One Merchants' unpurchased small creatures can be placed in cages 
Issue History
2010-04-28 22:04AesculaNew Issue
2010-04-29 00:21FootkerchiefSummaryVermin are always yours => Imported vermin are always yours
2010-04-29 00:22FootkerchiefNote Added: 0005641
2010-04-29 00:22FootkerchiefNote Edited: 0005641bug_revision_view_page.php?bugnote_id=0005641#r2067
2010-04-29 00:23FootkerchiefIssue Monitored: Footkerchief
2010-05-06 14:04AesculaNote Added: 0006300
2010-05-06 14:10FootkerchiefNote Added: 0006301
2010-05-06 14:10FootkerchiefRelationship addedduplicate of 0000415
2010-05-06 14:10FootkerchiefStatusnew => resolved
2010-05-06 14:10FootkerchiefResolutionopen => duplicate
2010-05-06 14:10FootkerchiefAssigned To => Footkerchief
2010-06-09 06:46Toady OneStatusresolved => closed

2010-04-29 00:22   
0000415 covered most of this.

Does "count as your own" mean that they show up in the Animals screen?

2010-05-06 14:04   
It means that, without trading, I can cage a large number of "fox squirrel (Tame)" and so forth. I don't see them on the animals menu, but in the cage assignments of a built cage.
2010-05-06 14:10   
Mmkay. No new info from 0000415 then.