What is the alligator's diet?

Answer The alligator, a large reptile that's native to such states as Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Louisiana and Texas, is a carnivore whose feeding activity often depends on the temperature, according to t... Read More »

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What are the differences between an adequate diet balanced diet moderate diet and varied diet?

An adequate diet contains all nutrients necessary for long-term survival. It may not necessarily be optimal or have any variety. A balanced diet refers to a diet that does not have too much of jus... Read More »

What do you call baby alligators?

Baby alligators are called hatchlings. Mother alligators may protect their babies for a full year. Hatchlings grow 3 to 8 inches each year and are deemed adult alligators by the time they are 6 fee... Read More »

What is the best habitat for alligators&snapping turtles?

Alligators and snapping turtles thrive in habitats including swamps, marshes, lakes and slow-moving streams. Alligators and alligator snapping turtles are widespread in the Southeastern United Stat... Read More »

At what time do baby alligators leave their nests?

When baby alligators are born, the mother places them in her mouth and carries them into the water. Juvenile alligators form pods, and typically stay near the mother until one year of age. There ar... Read More »