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If you don’t know Mel from The Drive Show, here’s one quick fact: she LOVES animals. She loves animals so much so wants to share it with the family. So once a week she shares one of her favourite animal videos.

20 years ago, Chito, a Puerto Rican fisherman, stumbled across a crocodile that was injured by a farmer’s bullet. He was seriously ill and only weighed 150 pounds. Chito gained the croc’s trust by feeding him up on fish and chicken and gave him medicine and brought him back to a healthy weight of a 1000 pounds!

Now, Chito and the 17 foot long Pocho are best friends! After about a decade they started working together. Chito showed off to some friends with a few tricks he and Pocho could do together. His friends encouraged him to start performing and Pocho swiftly became Puerto Rico’s most famous crocodile.

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