So, you're thinking about getting a reptile as a pet, either for yourself or a family member. Before you take the plunge, take a moment to consider their diet before committing to the idea. You may not be up to it.
In bucolic Beaufort, South Carolina where I now reside, the locals are keen to set Northerners straight about alligators. They’re omnipresent — they’re everywhere. They’re like squirrels in the Lowcountry [and believe me, my backyard is full of squirrels.] And while intimidating, recorded alligator attacks are few and far between.