ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel
  • »
  • Games, Toys, and Hobbies»
  • Computer & Video Games»
  • Roleplaying Video Games

Best Games like Animal Jam

Updated on April 10, 2014

We all know how much popular is the Nat Geo Animal Jam. The game is becoming so popular day by day that it has shown 500% yearly growth in subscriptions. If you love this game then it is possible that you may also like some similar games like Animal Jam.

Now, what are the characteristics of Animal Jain? It is a MMPORPG (Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game). It has animal avatars in different ecological settings. There is in-game currency and virtual shops. Most importantly, this game is for young children. By tracing these traits we have shortlisted some of the best games like it. Read on to know more.

Play the roll of a lion in FeralHeart
Play the roll of a lion in FeralHeart | Source


FeralHeart is another game which is similar to Animal Jam in some extents. The player will get a chance of being a lion or a wolf. There is some good degree of customizations in the game. It is an open world type MMO game. The game is free to play. There is a very friendly and active community of players to interact with.

Club Penguin:

You will get a Penguin avatar in the online game “Club Penguin”. This game has a lot of similarities with Animal Jam. There is a good chat system to interact with other players. Explore and interact with the huge virtual world to get the most fun from this game. Yes, there are virtual coins too. You should give this game a try.

Club Penguin Gameplay

Wolf Quest

How to live like a wolf in the Yellowstone National Park? To experience the life of wolf, you need to play “Wolf Quest”, a game with breath taking graphics and amazingly satisfying gameplay. The extremely realistic game play will give you the real feel of the life of a wolf. You can play as a lone wolf or can join a team of other wolf. You need to face the struggle for existence to survive in this wild world. The wolf avatars will hunt elks to get food. They will have to raise families. The babies should be protected from outside predators. You can not feel the real fun of it without playing the game yourself. So, do not forget to give it try. It is a free game.

How to Play Howrse


Yes, you guessed it right. “Howrse” is about horses. This game is growing rapidly and now has close to two million members. The player is horse breeder. The player will get a nice training at the beginning to learn how to do it. You will have to do jobs to raise enough money to be a successful horse breeder and trainer.


Footpets is about keeping cute pets in the form of kittens and puppies. In this game you will get the opportunity to look after life like pets. The 3D graphics of the game is very accurate. The game is a real time one. So, you need to check your pet every day. You can share your responsibility with other players, too. The game is so life like that your pet can live real 10 to 20 years. It will grow according to its real age. So, Footpets is a very life like game. You can play the game at It is also available in Facebook and MySpace. There is an iPhone app to enjoy the game.

Footpets is an interesting game like Animal Jam
Footpets is an interesting game like Animal Jam


Dogzer is a game best suited for people who loves dogs. Here you will have to nurture a virtual pet dog. Groom your dog and take care of him. Take the dog to the shows to compete with other players pets. It is a nice game to play.

Pet City

Pet City is known for its graphics of cute, little animals. It is all about pets. The player will be given charge of a pet shop. The shop can be decorated with bought items. You will get chances of buying different types of animals for your shop. Your duty is to look after the pets and also play with them to get rewards. The game is very addictive for the animal lovers.

Virtual Cat Pet World

Cat lovers will find this game close to their heart. Virtual Cat Pet World will give you the chance of adopting a cute little cat. By adopting, you will have to take full responsibility of its well being. A happy cat is equal to a successful player in the game. There are many amusing mini games inside the original one.

Monkey Quest

This game is all about monkeys. You will enter in the virtual world of Ook which is ruled by a hopping monkey king. The world is under threat from the black forces of the shadow demon Ka. The game is very enjoyable. The game play is not very easy or too difficult. The monkey avatar will have to complete different missions in it. It is a must try for the Animal Jam lovers.

Monkey Quest Gameplay

Happy Pets

Keep your pet happy to get points and coins. “Happy Pet” is another game for those who love to spend quality time with their pets. The game is good for the upbringing of the young kids because it teaches them to be responsible. In this game, the player is responsible for looking after and keeping clean all her pets. The game looks great due to the cute animals. You can decorate everything with in-game purchases using the coins. The game can be played via their website or from Facebook.

Mondo Zoo

The game “Mondo Zoo” is about protecting animals. The game has some good educational values too. The player is the owner of a huge zoo. He / She need run it with the help of employees. The player can buy or sell animals in WAF (World Animal Foundation). The big world of the zoo is divided in three sections: The Savannah, The Jungle and the Farm. There are various missions to accomplish. This game is free and is very enjoyable to play.

Mondo Zoo: Manage a big virtual zoo full with different types of animals
Mondo Zoo: Manage a big virtual zoo full with different types of animals


Potropica has a large player base but there is not much social game playing in it. You can interact with others but there are not many activities which needs team work. This game is mainly individual player based. You will have to set your avatar or “Poptropican” and set for different missions to complete.


Webkinz is a free MMORPG like Animal Jain for kids. The players will get stuffed animal avatars. They can decorate their avatars, buy stuffs, interact with other players and participate in various activities and mini games.

Answer Please

Do you think Animal Jam is only for kids?

See results


Fantage is a MMO which came online in 2008. It is best for the young kids of 5 to 10 years age. The teens will also enjoy it. The game has an interactive virtual world with a lot of activities to perform. Fantge has a large player base of more than 15 millions. It is free with the options of paid memberships and in game currency for special contents and privileges in the virtual world. You can interact with other players, build your house and keep a pet.

Bin Weevils

Bin Weevils is a great free online game like Animal Jam. You will get a weevil avatar. Your avatar is free to roam around the open world of the game. The players can decorate their nest and can also expand it. There is a virtual currency in the game.


    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • profile image

      Aj_lov3r 2 months ago

      I can't live without animal jam

    • profile image

      Olivia 5 months ago

      Nobody should hate it it's awesome

    • profile image

      jazmin 6 months ago

      animal jam is the best game ever guys

    • profile image

      ANIMAL JAM COMLLETE FAN 7 months ago

      animal jam is my favorite game BY FARRERRR!!!!!!!!!!!! Tis amazing

    • profile image

      RAMEN NOODLES 19 months ago

      My brother doesn't like any of these games but he need a website... Any suggestions?

    • profile image

      AnimalJam Fan 22 months ago

      Animaljam is a game adored by many people and I think anyone should play it.

    • profile image

      ashly 23 months ago

      i love animal jam there the best game i love it so much im always thinking about it during class sometimes its about animal animal jam rocks and has alot of players alot of players are mean i love the adventures

    • profile image

      diya 2 years ago

      i love aj it is awsome

    • profile image

      Dawnmoon 2 years ago

      you are wrong

    • profile image

      Sisko 2 years ago

      Animal Jam is a worthless game. I hate it.