Mexican mayor marries a crocodile for good luck!

A crocodile named ‘The Princess’ had a lavish wedding that most women could only dream of.

Mayors of the small town, San Pedro Huamelula, have been marrying crocodiles since the the late 1700’s. Its believed that this age old ceremony will bring luck and prosperity to the fisherman in the area. 

After the crocodile was baptised she was dressed in a custom made dress and had her jaws tied shut, she even wore a custom made veil. 


The ceremony itself was a lavish affair with a parade through the streets of the town accompanied by music from bands. After the ceremony she even got to have a dance with her new prince. 


H/T – Mirror.co.uk