Top Ten Most Expensive Animals in the World


It is quite interesting topic to write about the most expensive animals in the world, hence there are some topics on internet about the expensive pets but when it comes to the most costly animals there is no need to add pets in this list.

Well, it is about something to start let us come to the point about most expensive animals in the world. If there are highest paid people, expensive cars, expensive laptops, expensive watches and expensive fashion accessories then what are surprise about the most expensive animals across the globe.

There are several natural creations which aren’t valued but let make some comparison of some of expensive animals in the world, the list is given below.

10: Toucan ($8,000)

The majestic bird Toucans are members of the family Ramphastidae which can be easily found in Central and South America, the Caribbean, and Southern Mexico, generally live in tropical and sub-tropical regions. Toucans brightly marked with their large and colorful bills but despite its size it is very light, being composed of bone struts filled with spongy tissue of keratinwhile legs of the toucan are strong and rather short, added in the list of most expensive animals in the world which cost around $8,000.

9: De Brazza’s Monkey ($10,000)

De Brazza’s monkey one of the most widespread African primates and old world monkey endemic to the wetlands of central Africa. De Brazza’s monkey mostly inhabitant in dry mountain forests of Angola, Cameroon, Congo, Central African Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon. De Brazza’s Monkey is one of most expensive animals in the world, it communicates with booming sounds, shaking tree branches, and a variety of facial expressions along with movements to express their stress and mood.

8: Hyacinth Macaw ($14,000)

One of largest flying parrot in the world Hyacinth Macaw mostly residents of central and eastern South America which costs up to $14,000 making it one of most expensive animal in the world. The largest macaw can be categorized into wild and captive hyacinth macaws because of their changing behavior but it can be trained after few sessions as many of people have Hyacinth Macaw as their pet animals while increased trapping wild birds for the pet trade has taken a heavy toll on their population.

7: Palm Cockatoo ($16,000)

The black or smoky grey color parrot Palm Cockatoo has a very large black beak and prominent red cheek patches, The Palm Cockatoo are normally 55–60 cm in length and one of most expensive animals in the world which valued around $16,000. The sole member of the bird’s monotypic species known as Probosciger and associate family normally didn’t known for flock feed but one to six individuals will be observed feeding together at one time while it has unique territorial display where the bird drums with a large stick or seed-pod against a dead bough or tree.

6: Stag Beetle ($89,000)

A three inch Stag Beetle is another one of most expensive animals in the world which valued absolutely surprised people which is up to $89,000 because of its uniqueness. The rare creation is among the exceptional animals because of its odd look and distinguished character for all of their species in its family. The average-sized stag beetle measures around 2 to 3 inches in length and is a member of the Lucanidae family which has 1200 insect species.

5: White Lion Cubs ($138,000)

This is one of most rare creation of earth when lion appears to be in white color which has been genetically white colored found in some wildlife reserves in South Africa but mostly in zoos around the world. Their white color is caused by a recessive trait derived from a less-severe mutation while it also stand among the most expensive animals in the world which value price is $138,000. Global White Lion Protection Trust has been working for the survival of the white lions by providing them natural environment for hunting and breeding.

4: Sir Lancelot Encore ($155,000)

Sir Lancelot Encore isn’t most expensive because of its features and characters and all dogs of this specie hasn’t same price but this was something exceptional related to a story. Just past Edgar and Nina Otto lost their beloved world-famous Lancelot suffering from cancer and they decided to clone their DNA and result is Sir Lancelot Encore who has successfully got a remarkable price label of 155,000at Bio-Arts sale held in San Francisco making it one of expensive animal in the world.

3: Tibetan Mastiff ($582,000)

The ancient breed and type of large Tibetan dog breeds Tibetan Mastiff is one of high priced dogs in the world which value is around $582,000 adding it in the list of top most expensive animals in the world. One of the largest dog breeds worldwide. It is tall flock guardian dog in Tibet and in the Western areas which protects confronting predators the size of wolves and leopards. They are socialized, more domestic, intelligent and stubborn and required successive training session for obedience often cited as strong-willed and powerful breed.

2: Miss Missy ($1,200,000)

Missy is the current most expensive cow in the world, the three-year-old black and white Holstein cow from Canada that sold for 1.2 million dollars. The previous owner of Missy claimed that She’s the most valuable young cow in the world right now [and] is one of the top show cows in North America. The Grand Champion of the Western Fall National Show in 2009 Missy has been used to help breeding of the Holstein breed because of its genetic material and other prominent characteristics.

1: Green Monkey ($16,000,000)

The Green Monkey is an American Thoroughbred racehorse which has been sold for highest price ever against any animal in the world costing $16,000,000 to its new owner. The two-year-old colt name comes from its new owners who belonged to The Green Monkey golf course in Barbados and outspokenly there is nothing green in the horse and not came from Monkey breed. Green Monkey Undoubtedly stand at top position in the list of most expensive animals in the world because there is no animal which has been sold for that striking price.