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In this episode, Coyote and the crew have teamed up with Texas Turtles to find a prehistoric giant - the Alligator Snapping Turtle! Coyote and the Texas Turtles crew are working under special permits to record this location's resident Alligator Snapping Turtle population. Get ready to watch Coyote face off with a GIANT TURTLE - like they say, everything is bigger in Texas!

A Gator Dragon sized THANK YOU to Texas Turtles for their help in the creation of this episode. Carl and Viviana are on the cutting edge of turtle conservation and every time we get to collaborate our wonderful friendship only grows stronger. We can't wait until the next adventure, Turtle Power!

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Sanibel -Captiva Conservation foundation
Ontario Turtle Conservation Centre

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  1. Tys B

    Tys B

    3 kun oldin


  2. Derpy Is Derpy

    Derpy Is Derpy

    3 kun oldin

    I just want to see a video of one of these turtles with screaming edited in the whole time the mouth is open The video would be like 90% screaming but it'd be funny-

  3. Games Tape

    Games Tape

    4 kun oldin

    dont put pp in there

  4. YaYeet


    8 kun oldin

    The turtle all throughout the video: 😮

  5. Becky Esquivel

    Becky Esquivel

    8 kun oldin

    The turtle has grass hair

  6. SufferAndWitness


    9 kun oldin

    With the luck I have , If I would have tried catching it, It would have bitten my balls off for sure

  7. Khadija Noori

    Khadija Noori

    9 kun oldin

    Why is its mouth open

  8. Vixxel


    9 kun oldin

    The turtle the whole time is like >:0

  9. Alex Alpeck

    Alex Alpeck

    14 kun oldin

    were not gonna talk about how the turtle can keep it mouth open that long?

  10. Toasty !!!

    Toasty !!!

    16 kun oldin

    Coyote jumped so fast that turtle still looked surprised the whole video

  11. dragonlover7196


    18 kun oldin

    GASP! DRAGON TAILS IS BACK i've been waiting for so long! it's so cool to see y'all going back to the snappers

  12. Gavin Poirier

    Gavin Poirier

    25 kun oldin

    Why did you think of this

  13. sovannarith Gamer

    sovannarith Gamer

    28 kun oldin

    Face off more than head off

  14. justjazzy jazz

    justjazzy jazz

    29 kun oldin

    The turtle: aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaAAAaaaaaaaaaaAAAaaaa

  15. Modest Tugboat98

    Modest Tugboat98

    Oy oldin

    I’m surprised coyote didn’t drowned being weighted down by the weight of his balls

  16. Finn Robinson

    Finn Robinson

    Oy oldin

    What a beast

  17. Tree


    Oy oldin

    You came out to my place in search of a giant snapper a long time ago. Great to see you're still at it! Nice one!

  18. Ashlxy_


    Oy oldin

    "I'm Coyote Peterson, and I'm about to end my whole career"

  19. Nicole Milard

    Nicole Milard

    Oy oldin

    So brave

  20. Prof. Dino

    Prof. Dino

    Oy oldin

    Another great adventure with Coyote!

  21. James3sm mm

    James3sm mm

    Oy oldin

    For a second I thought the title said face torn off by snapping turtle I was like this gonna be the last video

  22. Pierce Reid

    Pierce Reid

    Oy oldin

    *I like turtles*

  23. Yousef_kw 900

    Yousef_kw 900

    Oy oldin

    ℍ𝕖𝕪 𝕚𝕥𝕤 𝕔𝕠𝕪𝕥𝕖 𝕡𝕖𝕥𝕖𝕣𝕤𝕠𝕟 𝕒𝕟𝕕 𝕚𝕞 𝕘𝕠𝕟𝕟𝕒 𝕘𝕠 𝕨𝕚𝕥𝕙 𝕥𝕙𝕖 𝕚𝕞𝕡𝕠𝕤𝕥𝕖𝕣 𝕚𝕟 𝕖𝕝𝕖𝕔

  24. XXDDBOY Gaming

    XXDDBOY Gaming

    Oy oldin

    Yo this guy really has the gut to get a DRAGON!!??? More like a snapping turtle

  25. Travis Walsh

    Travis Walsh

    Oy oldin

    That turtle is just looking at coyote thinking I just dare you to stick your hand close boy

  26. Travis Walsh

    Travis Walsh

    Oy oldin

    So who has the most powerful bite? Crocodile? No Shark? No Wolf? Nope Then what? A turtle Ohhhhh....WHAT?!

  27. Speedy Black Sheriff

    Speedy Black Sheriff

    Oy oldin

    Did he glue his hat to his head? How the hell didn’t it come off as he jumped in the water?

  28. Ezra Pabines

    Ezra Pabines

    Oy oldin

    Just Kiss The Turtle Cmon You Will Have A Turtle Baby:)

  29. Good Day Paradise

    Good Day Paradise

    Oy oldin

    Love this channel!! Coyote is very entertaining.

  30. Nome Cult Joe

    Nome Cult Joe

    Oy oldin

    The cure to cancer just may be inside that atrocious mouth.

  31. Alfred John Montoya

    Alfred John Montoya

    Oy oldin

    Hey Coyote, What is the biggest snapping turtle you've ever caught?

  32. Mil Gut

    Mil Gut

    Oy oldin

    Did you know I'm super brave like you coyote sorry if I spelled it the animal way.

  33. Tony Green

    Tony Green

    Oy oldin

    Coyote, its head is as big as yours!

  34. heather landskron

    heather landskron

    Oy oldin

    wow, great video!! hi .!!! have a good evening. i hope all is well.

  35. Matt Bibby

    Matt Bibby

    Oy oldin

    wow, I didn't know they could get that big

  36. Lewis Studios

    Lewis Studios

    Oy oldin

    That is a big turtle

  37. Breezy Kacen

    Breezy Kacen

    Oy oldin


  38. Shari Baillie

    Shari Baillie

    Oy oldin

    I have a pet turtle he still little but he’s not snapping turtle

  39. Gabriel Ilarraza

    Gabriel Ilarraza

    Oy oldin

    Let's just respect how my mans put his life on the line to do these

  40. Sling_ _Sh0t

    Sling_ _Sh0t

    Oy oldin

    I still wanna meet this guys parents.. Because they gave him balls of steel

  41. Jinnet Mejia

    Jinnet Mejia

    Oy oldin

    How is this not a tv show

  42. paul dominique

    paul dominique

    Oy oldin

    Please get the river monster guy

  43. Mark Albert Baculo

    Mark Albert Baculo

    Oy oldin

    I'm just a simple person, when I see animal stories or documentaries, I just smash like and subscribe

  44. crouski


    Oy oldin

    Waah! This guy have 2 pairs of balls for jump on a turtle with a pitbull size hooked head 🤯

  45. ProudGamer


    Oy oldin

    I wonder what the turtle is thinking while Coyote is holding him 😂

  46. Alex Carlson

    Alex Carlson

    Oy oldin

    There is a snapping turtle in a pond near my house I named him frank the snapping turtle

  47. Ryan Oduor

    Ryan Oduor

    Oy oldin

    That was so reckless

  48. Marcus Hugo Hugo

    Marcus Hugo Hugo

    Oy oldin

    Wee save a turtle and it's week and it' die

  49. Heather Draws

    Heather Draws

    Oy oldin

    Wait,, ppl make turtle soup ? 🥺 I would never.

  50. Athiran Kiri

    Athiran Kiri

    Oy oldin

    Me: ahhhhhh bear! Bear: grrrrrrrrr roar!

  51. Cryosaurian


    Oy oldin

    Balls of steel

  52. Praduman Shah

    Praduman Shah

    Oy oldin

    Congrats for 18 million 🧛🧛

  53. Dog water izzy

    Dog water izzy

    Oy oldin

    Hes insane

  54. Joleen eliz

    Joleen eliz

    Oy oldin

    You better never get hurt. I couldn’t deal with that your a fearless legend!

  55. MythicShadowz


    Oy oldin

    Fun fact. Y’all all prob already know this. But just in case you don’t. Most turtles actually have an AVERAGE life span of 110 years.

  56. Victoria Zepeda

    Victoria Zepeda

    Oy oldin

    Coyote, why do you jump in the water with a giant turtle? That could hurt u so bad that you could go to the hospital!

  57. Dom Fru

    Dom Fru

    Oy oldin

    Bro ur such a weirdo.The best kind of weirdo. I subbed

  58. Carlos Zarouni

    Carlos Zarouni

    Oy oldin

    It is like holding a living T-rex

  59. Alanoud Naim

    Alanoud Naim

    Oy oldin

    Love u brave man I’m a big fan of u

  60. Eunice Galang

    Eunice Galang

    Oy oldin

    Here in Phillipines our turtle is big as heck 🙂

  61. Flares YT

    Flares YT

    Oy oldin

    Ok why does the turtle look cute?

  62. Avery J

    Avery J

    Oy oldin

    6:00 the turtle was so shocked that he got cought!

  63. Johnny Cab

    Johnny Cab

    Oy oldin

    I'm Coyote Peterson and I'm about to get my trachea ripped out by a snapping turtle. Stay tuned.

  64. Tawhid Uddin

    Tawhid Uddin

    Oy oldin

    This guy really wants to die does he

  65. Carlos Pimentel

    Carlos Pimentel

    Oy oldin

    this man is playing with death

  66. Francisco Figueroa

    Francisco Figueroa

    Oy oldin

    U need your own show on the animal planet I have been watching since episode 1

  67. Zyko Danex

    Zyko Danex

    Oy oldin

    Coyote stop risking your life 🙏🙏🙏

  68. Calex Andreah Lascuna

    Calex Andreah Lascuna

    Oy oldin

    I have a question Do Alligator Snapping turtles have predators??

  69. Riya patil

    Riya patil

    Oy oldin


  70. Calex Andreah Lascuna

    Calex Andreah Lascuna

    Oy oldin

    Coyote I am doing a research project about an alligator snapping turtle and you help me Thank you so much !!😊😊

  71. Marc Josef Tel-e Marc12

    Marc Josef Tel-e Marc12

    Oy oldin


  72. CharlieRBLX


    Oy oldin

    This is why women live longer then men.

  73. Walker’s Big Adventures

    Walker’s Big Adventures

    Oy oldin

    Coyote you should go back to Blacklick Woods Metro Park at Ashton pond and catch Stumpbeak and see how many pounds he weighs

  74. Joseph tro

    Joseph tro

    Oy oldin

    I wanted him to put a chicken leg it those jaws so bad lol

  75. Arvin Jay Macalalad

    Arvin Jay Macalalad

    Oy oldin

    How does the turtle grow theyre shell

  76. Sandía RM

    Sandía RM

    Oy oldin


  77. Alaiyah Hairston

    Alaiyah Hairston

    Oy oldin

    The turtle the whole time 😮

  78. RoyalQueen017


    Oy oldin

    My turtle died yesterday and he was still a baby :( I cried

  79. Imano


    Oy oldin

    Du Nasenbär

  80. Christine Spicer

    Christine Spicer

    Oy oldin

    You should be on prime time 📺 TV!!! Long Island N.Y. loves you!!

  81. MrYeY0


    Oy oldin

    Is anyone not going to talk about how dry he looks after diving in the water

    • Pixelmoon 8888

      Pixelmoon 8888

      Oy oldin

      He’s built different

  82. The Guy

    The Guy

    Oy oldin

    Turtle the whole video: Ö



    Oy oldin

    awesome catch this animal needs to be in planet zoo

  84. Ryan Paige

    Ryan Paige

    Oy oldin

    How the hell your hat stayed on jumping in that water lmao

    • Pixelmoon 8888

      Pixelmoon 8888

      Oy oldin

      He’s built different

  85. andoy gump

    andoy gump

    Oy oldin

    the turtle be like :0

  86. Timur Kurdyban

    Timur Kurdyban

    Oy oldin

    I like turtles their my favorite animal

  87. Heather Duncan

    Heather Duncan

    Oy oldin

    I cannot subscribe and I’m not a girl I’m a boy

  88. Heather Duncan

    Heather Duncan

    Oy oldin

    Love your vid’s you’re cool and I almost got all of them were babies basically seen all of them and this is the last one that I am watching Because they are amazing and I love them and I love you and meet them and you guys are the best😀😀😀😀😀😀😀😀😀😀😀😀😀😀😃😀😀

  89. MontyTheDoge


    Oy oldin

    I leik how the snapping turtle's mouth is open wide kinda like a Hog or a Basking Shark

  90. S.A.M.


    Oy oldin

    I HATE snapping turtles. They're like the Sith of Turtles!

  91. Zayden Heller

    Zayden Heller

    Oy oldin

    I love turtles one time i say a turtle on the highway and took it to thr side if you see a turtle in trouble help it 🥰🥰🥰

  92. Marley Lyshem

    Marley Lyshem

    Oy oldin

    Love your content. Your fully off yah head pal. Legend

  93. Robert Aviles

    Robert Aviles

    Oy oldin

    How did he discover that he could catch turtles like that? He still has all his fingers, so I'm curious because snapping turtles do take fingers!

  94. Jason


    Oy oldin

    That is commitment.

  95. Amazing Beginner Art Tutorials

    Amazing Beginner Art Tutorials

    Oy oldin

    Me in my head: wow this forest is nice but I hear noises :coyote jumps and hisses

  96. Pond Science

    Pond Science

    Oy oldin

    I wish we had alligator snappers here where I live. I've always wanted to catch one, or at least see one!

  97. NVENVY D2


    Oy oldin

    Oh my gosh duuude

  98. Carlo Caballes

    Carlo Caballes

    Oy oldin

    How do you jump in the water and still wear you hat ascending from it

  99. Jennifer Karns

    Jennifer Karns

    Oy oldin

    your gonna be doing this and your gonna end up with half a face i just know it

  100. Rizall Fadillaa

    Rizall Fadillaa

    Oy oldin

    Kids : I LIKE TURTLES!!!