Turtle riding the back of an alligator

Busch Gardens, Tampa, Florida

  • Boneymuggle 5y

    cute! that's a brave turtle! :)
  • LPlate2009 5y

    The turtle is so clever! Really cute shot
  • Loren Sztajer PRO 5y

    Thanks to you both! I was really surprised to see this behavior, considering the keepers said the alligators are well-fed and "rarely eat the turtles living with them." Perhaps this little turtle didn't know any victims of the "rarely." :-)
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Taken on April 28, 2010
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