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GTA 5 Animals

Last Edited by TreeFitty September 13, 2014 : 190 Comments : 258,830 Views

Red Dead Redemption featured a wide array of animals small and large. It seemed only right for some of those animals to return to Grand Theft Auto V since the game features a functioning ecosystem teeming with wildlife. What animals can we turn into roadkill? Check out a list below...


Butterflies can be seen flying around gardens or other flower-filled areas.

GTA 5 Butterflies


The PC/PS4/Xb1 version of GTA V includes cats.

GTA 5 Cats


Cluckin' Bell get's their food from somewhere. Chickens can be found around villages or small farms in Blaine County.

GTA 5 Chickens


A webbed-foot bird mixed in with the crows and hawks flying around the skies. iGTA5

GTA 5 Cormorants


Creeping around the mountains, their growl still brings fear to the most heavily armed assassin.

GTA 5 Cougars


Scavenging food in the open areas of Blaine County and wander into towns at times. Run in packs of three.

GTA 5 Coyotes


Cows can be found around the farms outside Los Santos. iGTA5

GTA 5 Cows


A group of crows is called a murder. Keep that in mind.

GTA 5 Crows


Rottweilers (standard or mix with brown fur) and labradors keep residents of the area company and offer protection. The PC/PS4/Xb1 version of GTA V adds a pug and border collie to the mix and possibly more breeds.

GTA 5 Dogs

Elk (Deer)

Prancing around the woods and open grass areas of the countryside. Usually grouped in fours.

GTA 5 Elks/Deer


There are various types of fish swimming around the waters of Los Santos and Blaine County.

GTA 5 Fish


Gliding through the air in Blaine County looking for a quick meal. iGTA5

GTA 5 Hawks

Killer Whales

Coming to the oceans of the PC/PS4/Xb1 version of GTA V.


These appear in a few spots during the story and in other entertainment options.

GTA 5 Monkeys


Oink, oink! Pigs can be found around some farms outside Los Santos.

GTA 5 Pigs


Scurrying around all over the place. You can walk right by them without noticing.

GTA 5 Rats


Seagulls can be found pretty much anywhere there's a lot water. Especially the coastlines.

GTA 5 Seagulls


Great Whites roam the ocean plus Hammerheads in the PC/PS4/Xb1 versions of the game. Don't be exposed in open water for too long or else they'll come find you.

GTA 5 Sharks

Wild Boars

This elusive animal can be found in hilly areas of Blaine County, usually in dirt covered parts.

GTA 5 Wild Boars

In addition to these creatures you may also come across aliens in a few places during the game and even a sasquatch.

Comments (190)

  • Radhydra10 (Member) October 29, 2014
    Yes. It would be cool for animals online.
  • Gta playa (Guest) October 20, 2014
    It would be cool if Next-gen had Online players have dogs, but I doubt it could happen before the release.
  • Mikael DeSantis (Guest) September 28, 2014
    Would be awesome if we could ride cows.
  • kaya (Guest) September 15, 2014
    You must Update the Subject. You can add orca
  • TreeFitty (Site Admin) September 15, 2014
    It's possible they added bears for the new-gen (and hopefully as additional content for old-gen). We'll have to wait and see.
  • WHY NO BEARS?!?! (Guest) September 14, 2014
  • assassin's greed (Guest) September 12, 2014
    It would be SO awesome to include fishing mini games in gta. Still don't understand how there can be THAT MUCH WATER and absolutely NO fishing or water skiing or anything else water related. Why add fish if they can't be caught or interacted with? Spear fishing is another option. I'd love to buy a harpoon from Ammu nation
  • TreeFitty (Site Admin) May 26, 2014
    No. Only Franklin takes ownership of a dog.
  • guest (Guest) May 26, 2014
    Can michael n trevor get a dog
  • Ur.all.nubes (Guest) April 22, 2014
    Theirs also some kind of wild cat in the Blaine county area. A cougar or somethin. I crashed on a Sanchez motorbike and I was goin to retrieve it. I was on a hill and it jumped on me and killed me.
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