Gecko Saves Friend from Snake (VIDEO)

Hereís something you donít see every day!† A gecko in Thailand comes to the rescue of another gecko who is being attacked by a snake.

There are five sub-families of geckos with numerous species among them.† The geckosí toes have the ability to adhere to most surfaces without liquids or surface tension.† Thatís why they walk on walls and ceilings.

Found mostly in warm climates, some species of gecko coexist with humans inside their homes and are referred to as House Geckos.† Eating insects make them the perfect roommate in tropical climes.

It may have taken this brave fellow a little time to come to the assistance of his buddy, but look how he appears to be planning the best method of attack.† That is one very determined gecko!


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Photo of gecko foot by Kaptain Kobold via Flickr


Alexandra G.
Alexandra G3 years ago

no video :(:(

Dave C.
David C3 years ago

No video - "this video doesn't exist"......

Val M.
Val M3 years ago

No video:(

Sarah M.
Sarah M3 years ago

no video

Karen Everton
Karen E3 years ago

animals are simply amazing

Marcia Vinson
Marcia Vinson3 years ago

I don't know if this is the same video but here is a link to a video that has been posted all over the net under the same heading of Gecko Saves Friend from Snake for those of you that may want to watch, since the one in this article has been removed. saves friend from snake video&FORM=VIRE5#view=detail&mid=E055F70E8B7ADECCBAE8E055F70E8B7ADECCBAE8

Marcia Vinson
Marcia Vinson3 years ago

TY, wish I had seen it before the video had been removed.

Karen Ryan
Karen Ryan3 years ago

The video is gone. It would have been interesting to see, I'm sure.

Anton K.
Anton Kornblum3 years ago

This video no longer exists. Can this please be rectified, so I can see it? Thanks!

Darren Woolsey
Darren Woolsey3 years ago

We need to remember all life is part of one gigantic food chain.