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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 […]