If you don’t mind having an unpleasant odor seldom in your home, then skunk is a perfect exotic pet for you. They are very intelligent and sensitive. So they will make great friend of you. Skunks are very curios too. They will open cupboards and doors. Skunks are foodies. They will eat vegetables, proteins, yogurt, carbohydrates etc. with most domestic skunks the problem of obesity pertains.