Take A Look At The 10 Most Expensive Animals In The World

Can You Believe Some Of Them Cost More Than A House?

By Catalina Barrios

What would you do if you were given thousands of dollars? What would you buy if you had tens or even hundreds of thousands of dollars to splurge? Some would go traveling, others would buy big houses and expensive cars, and some would save for their retirement. To each their own!

If you search online, you’ll find lists that outline the highest-paid actors, musicians, and athletes on the planet. There are also lists of the world’s most expensive animals.┬áCan you believe an animal can cost over $300,000?

*Gulp* What about supporting the local animal shelter?

For those intrigued, here we’ve rounded up 10 pricey pets

10. Toucan


This beautiful bird can be found in Central and South America, as well as the Caribbean and Mexico. Did you know there are over 40 species of toucans in the world today? This bird’s exotic appeal is one of the reasons why it costs so much money. Its price ranges between $5,000 to $10,000.

9. Savannah Cat


You can get this beautiful, unique cat for $25,000. I can’t justify spending that amount of money on a cat, but there are definitely those who’d gladly pay this price! Unlike most felines, these cats are not afraid of dogs. Savannah cats are described as being very “dog-like” and are thought of as dogs in cat form. The Savannah cat’s expensive price tag is due to the difficulties that surround breeding it.

8. Lavender Albino Ball Python


If you’re a fan of snakes and can afford to shell out a lot of money, the Lavender Albino Ball Python is your perfect match. For a cool $40,000, you can purchase┬áthis gorgeous snake known for its eye-catching yellow spots and lavender skin.

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