The word “exotic” is used in a number of ways but most certainly as a classification for animals. But what makes them exotic? It has to do characteristics! Take a peek at the some of the most exotic animals in the world — some who are also near endangered species.
Etruscan Pygmy Shrew
Weighing in at less than half an ounce, an Etruscan pygmy shrew is the smallest in body mass of the small exotics. Funny enough — they have an appetite like a linebacker eating more than double their body weight every day. They love warm, damp environments and hide in shrubbery.