Python Eats Porcupine Whole, Then The Unexpected Happens…

A Big Meal

The python swallows the croc head first, and slowly works his way down the body. If a catch is big (such as this one) a python can go without eating again for months at a time. Talk about bingeing!

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Take a moment to appreciate just how dilated this snake’s mouth is in relation to the size of its skull. This is how pythons are able to eat such huge animals without bursting or otherwise harming themselves.

Crocodiles are notoriously tough creatures. They have the strongest bite force of any known animal. Unfortunately fro the croc, it didn’t have a chance to show off its assets.