If there are the highest paid people around the world, there are also the most expensive animals – those that have been bought for millions and millions of dollars. If you are wondering what these creatures are and how expensive they are, take a look at this list of the top 10 most expensive animals in the world.
10: TOUCAN – $5,000 TO $10,000
The name Toucan has been derived from the Portuguese term ‘Tupi tucana’. This majestic bird is found in different locations, including Central and South America, the Caribbean, and Southern Mexico. They are extremely popular for their large and very colorful bills. The family currently has forty different species.
While the legs of the Toucan are short, they are very strong and sturdy. Their toes come in pairs, with the first and the fourth being turned in a backward position. The feathers of these magnificent creatures are often black with yellow, crimson, and white patches. These beauties are being sold for a minimum of $5,000, but the price can go up to $10,000.