Can Alligators Live In Saltwater? (2022 UPDATE)

Can Alligators Live In Saltwater

Alligators and crocodiles in general are some of the most feared animals in the world. Crocodilian attacks are common in places where large crocodilians are native and human populations live. The fact that they are hidden under the surface until the very last moment before the attack doesn’t help their reputation. Although people that live … Read more

How Do Reptiles Show Affection? (Can They Love??)

How Do Reptiles Show Affection?

Reptiles are a group of animals that breathes air and has scales instead of hair or feathers. There are about 6,000 different species of reptiles living in the world today! Have you ever wondered how these animals show affection? Here, we will look at how some of the most common types of reptiles show their affection.  How do … Read more

Are Alligators Amphibians?

Are Alligators Amphibians

Alligators are fascinating creatures! But what are they? In which group of animals do they belong? Read on for some fun facts about these creatures.   Are alligators amphibians?  Alligators are not amphibians. Instead, they are reptiles. Examples of animals that are amphibians include frogs, toads, salamanders, and newts. Amphibians have a complex life cycle, and they spend … Read more

Are There Alligators in Texas?

Are There Alligators in Texas?

The American alligator is found in various states across the southeast of the United States. Here, we take a look at if these animals live in Texas or not and what other US states they can be found in. Do alligators live in Texas? Alligators have lived in marshes, swamps, rivers, ponds, and lakes of Texas for centuries. … Read more

Are There Alligators in Illinois?

Are There Alligators in Illinois?

In recent years, alligators have extended their habitat from the Southern states upwards and spread out into other states. Reasons for this are mostly people releasing pet alligators, but global warming also has a significant effect on the places where alligators, which usually thrive in warm climates, can survive. But how far northwards do the gators move? … Read more

Are There Alligators in Missouri?

Are There Alligators in Missouri?

Missouri somehow sounds as if there should be alligators. After all, the American alligator is also called the Mississippi alligator, and there it is, the Mississipi, right in St. Louis! It seems very plausible to imagine an alligator floating elegantly, its silhouette adding a threatening component to the famous view of the Gateway Arch. But, all … Read more

Are There Alligators in Tennessee?

Are There Alligators In Tennessee?

The range of the American alligator covers portions of the southeast United States. This range traditionally covered the following states: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Texas. But do alligators live in Tennessee (a nearby state that borders Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, and the Carolinas)? Here, we will take an in-depth look at whether … Read more

Do Alligators Have Tongues?

Do Alligators Have Tongues

If you’ve ever wondered if alligators have a tongue in their mouth, you’re in the right place. So, let’s first answer this question and then we’ll move onto some other curious animals. Do alligators have tongues? Alligators do have tongues and they can be enormous as they run nearly the whole length of their snout, … Read more