There are many varieties of rare and exotic animals around the world, which command high prices and are counted among the costliest pets or wild animals around the world.
Here is a list of 10 most expensive animals in 2015:
10. De Brazza’s Monkey
The rare swamp monkey De Brazza’s Monkey comes next among the rarest and costliest animals in the world. It inhabits Central Asia and prefers live in groups because of its timid nature. The monkey commands an exorbitant price between $ 3000 and $ 4000.
9. Stag Beetle
Next among the most expensive animals in 2015 is the tiny Japanese Stag Beetle, which commands a price of $ 6000. This rare insect comes from the Lucanidae family and makes a popular pet.
8. Sir Lancelot Encore
Sir Lancelot Encore is an expensive dog, which is sold for an astonishing price of $ 8000, making it earn a place on the list of 10 most expensive animals in 2015. This dog is quite friendly with humans and is a good domestication option for them.
7. Green Monkey
Another costly animal on this list is the Green Monkey, which sounds like a monkey but is actually a race horse, which was first bought for a whopping price of $ 10000, when it was just two years old. The offspring of this swift race horse are seen on racing tracks.
6. Tibetan Mastiff
Featuring next on the list of 10 most expensive animals in 2015 is the Chinese puppy called Tibetan Mastiff, which is worth $ 13000. This rare species is symbolizes wealth in Chinese culture and is quite massive in size, weighing as much as 150 lbs and reaching 32 inches in height.