No batteries are needed to rule the swamp with this alligator snapper. A long, curved snout and rows of teeth add to the realism. A simple one-finger trigger action causes the jaws to open and snap shut. The sturdy trigger keeps this toy in action for tons of extra playtime. Characteristics: The long wand that holds this Alligator's snapping head allows users to reach around corners or high above their heads. Made of durable ABS plastic. Size and Color: The alligator snapper is dark green with a mottled texture for extra realism. The entire snapper is 18 inches long. The Alligator Snapper is part of the Safariology® collection. All of our products are Non-toxic and BPA free.