Hunters smash Mississippi alligator record – three times in a week

The record catches came during the state’s annual alligator hunt, which closed yesterday and which the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, & Parks says is crucial for controlling the reptile numbers in areas where the population is abundant. The lottery-style hunt sees some 923 people given permits to catch two ‘gators each. As the hunt … Read more

“Titanoboa” The biggest snake in the world, 13 meters long, extinct 60 million years old

Titanoboa is an extinct snake which lived approximately 60 million years ago during the Paleogene Period. Its fossils were first discovered in coal mines in La Guajira, Colombia in 2009. Later that year, it was given its name a name which means “titanic boa.” If you look closely at Titanoboa pictures, then you can clearly … Read more

Alligator Lizard Bites Snake While Being Swallowed

Fighting back from the clutches of d.e.a.t.h, this alligator lizard was almost devoured whole by a kingsnake — but it chose to fight back. The brave reptile refused to be eaten and clung to the California kingsnake for dear life. Bryan Snyder, a naturalist, and author from Santa Barbara, California, captured the odd photographs while … Read more

Dog Was Freed Moments Before Being Killed Now People Always Stop And Stare At Her

ilovemydog writes that the adorable Belgian shepherd was rescued from the dog meat trade in China in 2015, but only after meat traders disfigured the poor puppy. ilovemydog notes that Angel risked becoming a victim of the barbaric practice when activists intervened and stopped a truck carrying the dogs to the slaughterhouse. Angel’s face was … Read more