Behaviour & Training

The 8 Most Dangerous Animals To Own As Pets

Most people used to own one or more animal as pets in their houses, these people thought that animals have proved that they are more friendly and loyal to them than humans. As usual, we notice that people tend to own dogs, cats, birds or fish as pets at home; while there are some people who prefer to be different from others, then tend to obtain the most dangerous animals and keep them as pets.

Does it sound normal to keep dangerous animals at home?! Of course, you are wondering about this idea, but this already happens. If you feel curious about this crazy idea, so you have to read this topic. Here in this topic, we will you show a list of top 8 most dangerous animals to own as pets.

  • The Big Cats

Most people used to own the usual small cats, but others prefer to own the big cats such as lions, tigers, leopards or jaguars. These big cats are very dangerous as they can eat humans and already we hear about many accidents on this case. When these big cats feel the need to attack, they attack their owners and could get them victims too. Lions and tigers could respond to get trained by humans, in contrast is the leopard which is the most dangerous one of big cats.

  • The Alligators or Crocodiles

Some people found that keeping an alligator or a crocodile in a pool in the back yard of their houses as a unique idea. You have to know that your small crocodile or alligator, will not still look like the cute lizard; but it is a great risk to obtain this dangerous animal at home. Crocodiles or alligators have an extreme power and force to bite; they may not eat you, but they can harm and injure you through their bites. So, you have to think a lot before taking the decision of owning an alligator or a crocodile.

  • Monkeys and Chimps

Of course, you are finding them cute and pretty animals. Small monkeys and chimps may not harm you, but you will get surprised of the changes they get after their sexual maturity. Chimps and monkeys have sharp teeth that may cause harm or damage to other pets or even to their owners. If you are crazy about the idea of obtaining a monkey as a pet, you have to isolate your monkey from other monkeys as to avoid the common diseases. Monkeys and chimps could carry some common diseases such as Salmonella, Herpes B, Monkey Pox and tuberculosis.

  • Owls

Although they have beautiful rounded eyes, but owls also are quick and powerful animals. Owls usually use their sharp talons and peaks in attacking and killing their prey. As usual, owls attack rats, rabbits and mice; but in some cases, they may attack children or adults if threatened. Obtaining an owl as a pet in your home is a risk, so you should take into consideration all the possible precautions.

  • Scorpions

Some people get this risk to keep scorpions as pets at home, you can find others who put these scorpions in their mouths although they know that they are extremely dangerous animals. Scorpions have the ability to sting, so you should be careful when dealing with them as their venomous sting may lead to death.

  • Turtles

We know that turtles are harmless enough, but do you know that they actually carry common bacteria such as Salmonella?! This may lead you to change your mind about obtaining a turtle as a pet at home, especially if you have kids. In this case, turtles may cause harms or diseases to anybody who touches them.

  • Wolf-dogs

You will get surprised when you know that obtaining a wolf-dog as a pet at home, makes the wolf-dogs become more dangerous than wolves. The explanation is that wolves are wild animals and isolated away from humans, while in contrast are the wolf-dogs which lost their fear of humans and this what could make them more dangerous.

  • The large snakes

The danger which is caused by snakes exactly like what the scorpions caused. The venomous sting of snakes that may lead to death, so you should be careful before taking the decision of obtaining snakes at your home.

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