Cameron Highlands Tea Plantation, Malaysia

Monday, September 8, 2008

Unexpected visitor - Meet the Komodo Dragon

As I was leaving for work this afternoon, I stumbled upon a young komodo dragon wandering aimlessly around my car porch. Oooh, was it hunting for prey?? Somehow, I manage to take a couple of photographs of this predator.

According to studies, the saliva from a Komodo's mouth contains a host of deadly bacteria. Once bitten, you're gone with the wind. A note of caution: if you've ever encountered this reptile,