It comes as no surprise that Dr Brady Barr _ National Geographic's resident reptile expert _ finds the thousands of crocodilians he has caught so far to be his "comfort zone". To date, he is famed for having landed more than 5,000 crocodiles and alligators.
Barr, who hosts Dangerous Encounters, says what has gotten him this far in his career has been his passion for educating others and a love for animals _ especially reptiles.
"I have always been into reptiles since I was a kid," he began. "I was crazy about dinosaurs like a lot of kids are. Then the older I got, I got more interested in present day reptiles. Ones that I can see, catch and touch."
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