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Florida: Alligator Wrestling Is Not A Sport
Animals  (tags: alligator, wrestling, reptiles, dangerous, tourist attraction, abuse, AnimalWelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, protection, slaughter, society, suffering, wil )

- 2156 days ago -
At these wrestling shows, handlers drag the alligators out from the water and force them into positions whereby they can become extremely agitated or lose consciousness. Alligators are extremely wild and dangerous animals, and this sport serves nothing m
Alligator Discovered Behind Couch
Animals  (tags: animals, alligator, crocodiles, reptiles, wildanimals, discover, humans, environment )

- 2368 days ago -
Firefighters say they have removed a five-foot long alligator who was hiding behind a couch after floodwaters washed it into a home in northern Brazil. A woman saw her three-year-old son petting something behind the couch. It was an alligator.
Untamed Ambition: Alligator Wrestlers Set to Compete
Animals  (tags: alligator, wrestling, pay not good, work hazards )

- 2719 days ago -
Until now, alligator wrestling might have been considered a poor career choice. The pay is not steady, the travel is exhausting, and the occupational hazards are apparent.
Golfer Loses Arm in Alligator Attack as He Reaches for Ball on SC Course
Animals  (tags: alligator, attacks, man arrested, loss arm )

- 2870 days ago -
BEAUFORT, S.C. - Officials say an alligator bit off part of a golfer's arm as he leaned over to pick up his ball at a private South Carolina course
Dead Dolphin Found at Hollywood Beach Near Michigan Street -- South Florida Sun-Sentinel.Com
Animals  (tags: dolphin, alligator, death, discovery, shark, necropsy, biologist )

- 2893 days ago -
A dead bottlenose dolphin that was bitten by a shark and a decomposed alligator possibly dumped in a canal were found on a mile-long stretch of Hollywood beach this morning. The dolphin was found about 6 a.m. by beach maintenance officials on the
Exotic Animal Amnesty Day Allows Owners to Surrender Non-Domestic Pets
Animals  (tags: wildlife, exotic, animals, rescue, alligator, iguana, monkey, chimpanzee, tortoise, Burmese, python, pets, zoo, protection, Connecticut )

- 2946 days ago -
An alligator, an iguana, a small monkey, an eight-foot Burmese python and 132 other non-domestic pets were dropped off Saturday at Connecticut's first exotic animal amnesty day. The event was organized after a chimpanzee attacked a woman in February.
Man Saves Dog From Gator, Loses Fingers -
Animals  (tags: alligator, Florida, dog, rescue, bravery, heroism, danger )

- 2950 days ago -
A West Palm Beach man lost two fingers as he saved his dog from a 7-foot alligator. The gator was lurking in a lake behind David Grounds' home when it suddenly snatched his terrier. Grounds was able to save his pet but lost two fingers in the
8-Foot Gator Found in Oakland Park Pool - South Florida Sun-Sentinel.Com
Animals  (tags: alligator, Florida, pool, capture, humans, Everglades )

- 2964 days ago -
Oakland Park residents lassoed an 8-foot alligator to a tree using an extension cord on Tuesday night before calling 911 to complain that the reptile had snuck into their swimming pool, the Broward Sheriff's Office said.
Pet Alligator Found Travelling in Train By Startled Customs Officials
Animals  (tags: animals, alligator, endangered, pets, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 2980 days ago -
Stunned customs officials came across a live alligator while making a routine search of a train crossing from Sweden to Norway.
Officials: White Alligator Is Not Rare Albino
Animals  (tags: florida, wildlife, wild animals, reptile, alligator, white, endangered, habitat, humans, protection )

- 3157 days ago -
VERO BEACH, Fla. -- Animal control officials say a white alligator seen resting at a subdivision along Florida's Atlantic coast is not a rare albino alligator. Rather, the 300-pound, 10-foot-long adult alligator, gets its color from a coating of white m
Costa Trip for Seized Alligator
Animals  (tags: alligator, seized, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3329 days ago -
An alligator seized in the Borders by the Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is to be taken to a wildlife park on the Costa del Sol.
7-Minute Battle With Death ~ Video
Animals  (tags: florida, wildlife, wildanimals, alligator, humans, habitat, attack )

- 3398 days ago -
A man describes his battle with an alligator who had him by the arm. WPTV reports.
Large Alligator Caught on Major Highway in Broward
Animals  (tags: florida, wildanimals, wildlife, alligator, habitat, humans )

- 3425 days ago -
Wildlife officials say the alligator that forced one major highway in Broward County to shut down is too big to release back into the wild. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission spokeswoman Gabriella Ferraro says the alligator measures more
Dog Survives Gator Attack
Animals  (tags: florida, wildlife, wildanimals, reptiles, alligator, animals, pets, dogs, attack )

- 3433 days ago -
LUTZ, FL (AP) -- A small dog could have been Easter dinner had it not gotten away from an alligator in a Tampa area pond. Gizmo, a 7-pound gray Maltese-toy poodle mix, escaped through a hole in the porch screen at his home in Lutz on Sunday and ran dow
Alligator Recovering After Being Abandoned in the Cold
Animals  (tags: indiana, wildlife, wildanimals, pets, alligator, rescued, protection, humans, animalcruelty, AnimalWelfare )

- 3462 days ago -
PORTAGE, Ind. (AP) - A 3-foot alligator is recovering at a northwest Indiana animal clinic after it was found abandoned in the cold. A passer-by found the animal inside a plastic storage tub along a road in Portage Saturday afternoon. She called poli

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