Top 10 Alligator Winter Facts

10. Alligators stop feeding when the ambient temperature is around 70 degrees Fahrenheit. 9. Alligators go dormant, their metabolism slows down and they spend most of their time being still when the ambient temperature drops below around 50 degrees Fahrenheit. 8. When alligators go dormant, they often create “gator holes,” or mud tunnels that may… Continue reading Top 10 Alligator Winter Facts

Top 10 Amazing Alligator Facts

10. American Alligators live about fifty years in the wild. 9. American Alligators are usually dormant for most of the winter. They stop feeding when the temperature goes below 70˙ Fahrenheit. 8. Unlike most other reptiles, American Alligators have a four chambered heart. 7. After they grow to four feet nothing much kills an alligator,… Continue reading Top 10 Amazing Alligator Facts