The Florida man who took this picture told WFTV News that the raccoon was startled and jumped on the back on the alligator to get away. It was apparently a very short ride, we can only assume because the raccoon realized he didn't have the cash to pay the fare.
A couple of raccoons recently put on a show for an unsuspecting family, and they caught whole the whole dirty deed on video.
The kids don’t quite seem to know what’s going on, and one of them thinks the animal is performing the Heimlich maneuver.
“Whoa they’re wrestling,” says one of the boys.
“They’re doing more than wrestling, I think,” replies the dad.