For the pet counterpart, see Pet Shark.


The Shark is a members-only underwater animal that was first released on September 15, 2011. It was released alongside Dolphins, Bahari Bay, Crystal Reef and Deep Blue.

Default Appearance

If you like to sniff your food before you eat it and have a killer smile, the Shark is the perfect Jamaa animal for you!
~ Animal Jam Insider's Guide's summary of Sharks

The Shark has pale gray-blue skin, a white underside and a reddish-brown mouth, with large, sharp teeth, and flat black eyes.


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  • Dive 1
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  • Swirl
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Acts Description
Puts head down, and poses like it's sitting.
Faces left, then middle, then right.
Goes down, then heads up, biting.
Swirls with head up, going faster at pace.
Bites in a cricle.


  • There is a shark named Frenzy in the In Too Deep Adventure with a short fuse. He seems to be inspired by Marvin the Martian from Looney Toons.
  • There was a poll in early 2011 about which animals should be added, sharks, crocodiles, and elephants being options. Elephants won the poll, though sharks and crocodiles were added later on.
  • There is a Shark-Only gate in the In Too Deep Adventure.
  • There are two items based on this animal, the Shark Fin and the Shark Hat, but they're both land items.


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