25 Most Expensive Pets

#15 – De Brazza’s Monkey – $7,500 on average

Another monkey on our list, the De Brazza’s monkey is one of the rarest monkey species in the world that can be owned as a pet. If you feel like owning a pet monkey such as De Brazza and you come from Europe and North America, keep in mind that you would immediately go to jail because owning De Brazza’s monkey as a pet is strictly prohibited in Europe and Northern America.

This monkey breed originates from the Central Africa and its average lifespan is 22 years. Its high price is due to the fact that it’s incredibly hard to find and to be captured in the wild.

Written by Harry Steinman

At the age of 18, Harry started a 5-year adventure to explore Southeast Asia and India. He has studied Eastern medicine and the art of yoga throughout his travels with the hopes of one day opening a holistic wellness and yoga center in North America. He's a lifelong learner and has the desire to share his findings with the rest of the world.