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Alligators and lions kept as pets in Switzerland

National News // May 24, 2018

Unsurprisingly cats and dogs are the most popular pets in Switzerland. A new survey by the pet database Amicus says there are over half a million dogs and around the same number of cats.

pixabay Alligators and lions kept as pets in Switzerland

But some people have a taste of the exotic. There are 600 turtles, parrots, llamas and alpacas. There are seven camels in the country as pets as well as a lion, a giraffe and an alligator.

The database is not counting those animals kept in zoos or by circuses.

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