Many people throughout the world have pets. generally, these pets include domestic cats and/or dogs, however, there are some exotic pets that you can legally own, with extremely limited paperwork or licensing. There are several laws and regulations that one should look into before purchasing but, if you really want an exotic animal that makes a good pet
A sugar glider is similar to a Hamster, however, it is nocturnal and has the ability to glide (similar to a flying squirrel). These animals generally live 12 to 14 years and are originally from Australia. They sell for approximately $200 to $400.
Hedgehogs are tiny, cuddly mammals covered in spines. They are similar to hamsters and guinea pigs in diet and attitude. They are originally from Europe, Asia and Africa and live up to 8 years. They sell for $200 to $350.
Capybara are the largest rodents in the world and are generally the size of a medium dog. Capybara enjoy water and a lot of room to roam. They are originally native to South America and can live up to 12 years. They generally sell for $600 to $1,200.
The fennec fox is one of the smallest canine-like species in the world. They are native to the Sahara Desert of Northern Africa. They are known for being nocturnal and extremely hyper when awake. They generally live up to 14 years and sell for up to $2,500 to $3,500.
Kinkajou are rainforest animals, native to South America – that resemble a monkey and a cat. These animals are generally nocturnal and omnivorous. They have been reported to live up to 23 years. If you are interested in a kinkajou they sell for $3,000 to $4,000
Servals are a combination of a domesticated house cat and a wild cheetah. They are tall and powerful animals – approximately the size of a medium dog. They are native to the African plains and live up to 20 years. They generally sell for $2,500 to $5,000.
Coatimundi are relatives to the common racoon, however, they are native to South America. They are omnivorous and generally nocturnal. coatimundi generally live up to 14 years and sell for approximately $600 to $800.