2. National Exotic Animal Sanctuary, County Meath, Ireland
Ireland’s National Animal Sanctuary cares for unwanted exotic pets that need sanctuary in order to survive. Animals like bats, foxes, parrots, monkeys and wolves are looked after here. The sanctuary also boasts an animal hospital on the premises to care for sick and injured animals. This is one of the few animal sanctuaries around the world entirely run by volunteers, and all donations go to the care and feeding of their guests.