A menagerie is usually a collection of wild and unusual animals for exhibition. It can also mean an enclosure where wild animals are kept. The non-animal related definition of it is a strange or varied collection.
meaning of Menagerie: A.A collection of live wild animals on exhibition. B.An enclosure in which wild animals are kept. You can use menagerie in a sentence. example there was a large menagerie of exotic and rare animals at the zoo.
Wild animals are, by definition, not kept anywhere. They are free to roam where they want. Captive animals are kept in cages, pens, enclosures, pools or similar. Wild animals may be protected in forest preserves, national parks or similar.