An exotic animal is a species that is not native or indigenous to the owner’s location. Thousands of years ago, only those of high status could own fierce and exotic animals like a cheetah or lion. Exotic pets are much more available today. Some are legal, others are only found on the black market.
Dogs and cats are still great, but many people stand out from the mundane and are indulging their exotic taste in pets. Whether you’re a millionaire or someone far under or in-between, these are 30 of the world’s most exotic pets and their surprising price tags.