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Man who went missing after Hurricane Ida found dead inside 500-pound alligator

A Louisiana coroner has identified the remains found inside a 504-pound alligator as Timothy Satterlee Sr., 71, who went missing last month as he walked in floodwaters following Hurricane Ida. Satterlee was attacked by the alligator on August 30 outside his Slidell home, his wife previously told authorities. The woman saw the extent of his […]

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Alligator attacks 71-year-old Louisiana man in an area flooded following Hurricane Ida

Louisiana officials are investigating an apparent fatal alligator attack on a 71-year-old man as he walked in floodwaters following Hurricane Ida.The man was attacked and apparently killed by the alligator on Monday outside his home in Slidell, his wife told the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office.Slidell is about 32 miles northeast of New Orleans.The man’s […]

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Florida man operating tractor lawn mower intentionally hits 6-foot alligator, destroys active nest

A man operating a tractor mower is accused of dropping the mower blades on a 6-foot alligator and destroying an active gator nest in Daytona Beach, Florida. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation (FWC) was called to the property on North Tomoka for an injured alligator. A witness told wildlife officials he saw a large […]

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‘Teaching it a lesson’: Florida man arrested after being caught abusing stolen alligator

A 32-year-old Florida man was arrested after officers spotted him attempting to throw an alligator onto the roof of a cocktail lounge located off the highway. The man stole the live gator from a miniature golf course and was attempting to ‘teach it a lesson’. The Daytona Beach Shores law enforcement officers then saw the […]

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World’s oldest captive alligator celebrates his 85th birthday

Muja, who is the world’s oldest alligator in captivity has recently celebrated his 85th birthday. The creature managed to survive multiple bombings in Serbia and has now become a TikTok star. In August 1937, Muja came to Belgrade from Germany. While zookeepers are unsure of the precise hatch date, a vintage news item from 1937 […]

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Australian authorities destroy alligator-skin handbag worth US$ 19,000 over improper paperwork

Authorities destroyed an alligator-skin handbag worth US$ 19,000 imported into Australia without proper paperwork. The luxury bag, from a Saint Laurent boutique in France, was seized by the Australian Border Force in Perth. Alligator-skin products are allowed to be imported into Australia, but shoppers must obtain an A$70 permit. Australia’s environment minister called it a […]

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World War 2 bombing survivor alligator dies in Moscow Zoo

An alligator who survived World War Two in Berlin and was rumoured – wrongly – to have belonged to Nazi leader Adolf Hitler has died in Moscow Zoo. “Yesterday morning, our Mississippi alligator Saturn died of old age. He was about 84 years old – an extremely respectable age,” the zoo said. Saturn was gifted […]