SCALY FRIDAY ON SATURDAY:
Nearest thing we have to living dinosaurs:
Here is a Nile crocodile, the largest reptile on earth (heavier than an anaconda), getting a dental checkup off a local bird:
The Indian gharial is a crocodile with a streamlined nose:
I think this one's a baby...
America has its own crocodiles, though the Americans insist on calling them aligators. Aligators are far smaller than Nile crocodiles and less evil-looking. They are even willing to appear in Jackass TV stunts:
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