Animals have been around longer than us humans and even though they can’t measure up to humans in terms of intelligence, that doesn’t mean they’re incapable of showing off their genius! Quite the contrary!

Chimps, dolphins, elephants, and whales are today considered to be some of the smartest animals in the world and are famous for their remarkable memory, social intelligence, and advanced communication skills. However, there’s no need to go to the wilderness to search for smart animals as they’re often much closer to home than we’d suspect. Our canine and feline friends are also quite smart and let’s not forget birds, pigs, and rabbits as well!

We bring you a comprehensive list of 75 animals who proved they can be smarter than an average human!