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What Do We Know About Joe Exotic Net Worth, Career, Biography and Many More?


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Joe Exotic has been nicknamed as The Tiger King. Joe is a media personality and felon who operated the Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park from 1998 to 2018. He was born in Texas. Joe Exotic net worth is estimated to be – $1 million as of November, 2022.

He opened a pet store with his brother, after he graduated from school. Joe then founded the G.W. Zoo, after the death of his brother. Moreover, he held magic shows and cub petting events across the United States.

Joe Exotic Net Worth

As of November, 2022, Joe Exotic net worth is estimated to be around – $1 million.

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What is the Early Life of Joe Exotic?

Joe Exotic full name is Joseph Allen Maldonado-Passage and he was born on 5th March 1963 in Kansas. Exotic is the son of Francis and Shirley Schreibvogel. He grown up with his siblings named Tamara, Pamela, Tarri and Garold G.W. Wayne.

Eventually the family moved on to Texas where Jo enrolled to Pilot Point High School. After completing schooling he joined the Eastvale police department.

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What is the Career History of Joe Exotic?

Joe was the owner of the Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park in Wynnewood, Oklahoma and then he grew up to fame. Initially he was a police officer in Eastvale, Texas.

Joe ran for public office as an independent from 2016 to 2018and a Libertarian from 2018 to 2019 before he has his membership revoked.

Joe ran for president of the United States in 2016 and later on after two years he ran for becoming the Governor of Oklahoma.

Joe Exotic Net Worth

Exotic was convicted on 7 charges of animal abuse and two counts of murders for his role in the plot to kill Carole Baskin in 2019. Later on, he was sentenced to a total of 22 years in federal prison for his crimes.

Previously, he was ordered to pay $1 million to Carole Baskin in a trademark dispute. Later, Baskin was awarded control of all of his zoo properties as a result.

Joe was hiding the ownership of the zoos by transferring rights to his mother. Later, Baskin was able to turn over this transfer. Basking also received a control over several cars as well as houses of the Joe Exotic.

He starred in the Netflix documentary show Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness which was released in 2020.

As of November 2022, Joe Exotic net worth is estimated to be -$1 million.


Check out some key highlights of Joe Exotic career history below –

  • 2020 W. Zoo
  • Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness documentary in 2020.

Some Favourite Quotes of Joe Exotic –

“For 30 years since the liger has been in existence, everyone thought they were sterile. But we paired a baby liger and a baby white tiger male six years ago and came up with the first tiliger. That proved female ligers weren’t sterile” -. Joe Exotic

“There is nothing wrong with professional pet owners and private breeders of exotic animals. And I would be the first to fight to take away an animal from an irresponsible owner.” – Joe Exotic

“When I left the zoo and I sent my chimpanzees to the sanctuary in Florida and imagined what my chimpanzees went through for 18 years, I’m ashamed of myself.” Joe Exotic

“I saw in my life what pushed a lot of people to drugs was being an outcast to society, so being gay I related to that.”- Joe Exotic

“My problem anywhere is the damn Republicans closed out the independents from being able to vote in the primary.” – Joe Exotic

“Does it feel good to stand on my stage with 500-pound tigers and everybody envy you? Absolutely.” – Joe Exotic

“One day he just showed up at the zoo, and I actually didn’t know who the man was. Everybody was like, ‘that’s Shaq!’ And I’m like ‘who’s Shaq?” -Joe Exotic

Conclusion –

Joe Exotic has shocked the globe and he has made a name for himself. He is now convicted felon and television personality. Joe is well known for starring in the Netflix documentary Tiger King:Murder, Mayhem and Madness.

He was born in Kansas and used the named The Tiger King, Aarron Alex and Cody Ryan.

Joe Exotic net worth is estimated to be -$1 million as of November 2022.

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