Komodo Dragon Venom

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Hi This may be old news, but for those who do not know. The Komodo Dragon has venom, not a mouth full of dangerous bacteria (K maybe but depends more on the venom) from old documentaries. I still prefer those old documentaries though compared to the shows now. www.reptilesmagazine.com/Lizards/Wild-Lizards/Komodo-Monitor-Venom/
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Yes, I heard this a while ago on a documentary I was watching. For many years, people thought that the Komodo dragon attacked its prey and bit it, then waited for the bacteria to eventually kill it. But like you say, it's actually a venomous lizard, so to speak. It's amazing what comes to light.

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turtle lover wrote: Hi This may be old news, but for those who do not know. The Komodo Dragon has venom, not a mouth full of dangerous bacteria (K maybe but depends more on the venom) from old documentaries. I still prefer those old documentaries though compared to the shows now. www.reptilesmagazine.com/Lizards/Wild-Lizards/Komodo-Monitor-Venom/

because there needs to be more reasons to not get bitten by a komodo dragon lol but I guess it makes sense why what and increase the chances of competition getting there when you can just kill it and get to eating and thanks for the article

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I read in a book that Komodo Dragon used to eat pygmy elephants. Could you imagine how strong the venom is? It is one of the few reptiles I know that will really chase humans.
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very cool

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