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Gila Monsters

Gila monsters have thick tails that grow thicker after meals because that's where they store fat. These lizards have been known to eat up to one-third of their body weight in one meal! That's like a 60-pound kid eating 80 quarter-pound hamburgers!

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Last updated by fatorangecat on April 7, 2008

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