Wednesday, 10 January 2018 Frozen alligators went viral this week thanks to a video, "alligators on ice," that showed how the reptiles survived the recent cold snap by allowing themselves to be frozen in place in a pond, with their snouts in the air.
Alligators in Florida were filmed frozen stiff and encased in ice in North Carolina.To survive the winter they go through a process call brumation whereby they slow their metabolism and stay still whilst trapped in the ice with only their nostrils above the water.
Humane Society officials have rescued nearly 100 exotic animals from a Pennsylvania home. It's been called the worst case of animal hoarding they've ever seen. More than 100 snakes, three alligators,..