A dad says a 600-pound alligator came within three feet of his children playing near a canal in Texas. So I would push up on the attic door and the 2 alligators were just sitting there in the water because the attic was filled with a pond of water. I work in Florida, so I've caught iguanas, alligators, huge pythons, a seven foot Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake, Tokay Geckos, and more. Campus Communications, Inc P O Box 14257, Gainesville, FL32064 The Alligator is published Monday through Friday mornings, except during holidays and exam periods During UF The alligator that bit the woman was caught by a licensed trapper and taken to an alligator farm. A Florida woman is recovering from injuries she received when she was attacked by a 10-foot, 4-inch alligator while trimming trees in Fort Myers. What is the Alligator Attic? But to be honest, I mostly deal with the same animals over and over again - squirrels in the attic, raccoons, rats, etc. Officers Bill Boudreau and Eric Hannett investigate a man raising alligators in the attic of his home. our partners use cookies to personalize your experience, to show you ads based on your interests, and for measurement and analytics purposes. With Mike McColl. NAPLES, Fla. -- Take a look at an enormous alligator that stopped golfers in their tracks in Florida on Wednesday. An alligator purse, a wedding invitation and a parents' album were among the other items found in the ceiling. Since 1988, the FWC has offered hunters the opportunity to take part in its annual statewide recreational alligator harvest. Alligator bites are serious, but injuries caused by the massive reptiles are rare in Florida, according to the FWC. SNAP uses contracted nuisance alligator trappers across Florida to find and remove alligators who may pose a threat to people or pets. Guide to Alligator Hunting in Florida 1. POSTERS. Copyright © 2020 KGO-TV. She was taken to Lee Memorial Hospital and treated for injuries to both legs, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC). NAPLES, Fla. -- Take a look at an enormous. A Zimmerman sportsman harvested his first buck with a shotgun during the firearm hunting opener this weekend, but he is more likey to remember the day as when he shot his first alligator. When did FWC re-establish a recreational alligator hunting season in Florida? I had a dream last that there was a alligator in the attic of the house I live in and I told my mother that watch out for the 2 alligators in the attic. "The goal of SNAP is to proactively address alligator threats in developed areas, while conserving alligators in areas where they naturally occur.". “The victim could have been mistaken for some of the animal’s normal prey like opossum, armadillo or raccoon,” officials wrote. "FWC places the highest priority on public safety and administers a Statewide Nuisance Alligator Program (SNAP)," FWC said in a statement to CNN. Florida man wrestles puppy from jaws of alligator: VIDEO, Video: Dad rescues 4-year-old girl from alligator, Video shows NC kayaker's terrifying encounter with alligator, Alligator swoops in and steals girl's fish right off fishing line, Shots fired near LA County DA Jackie Lacey's home, LA County order puts new limits on gatherings, Pasadena suspends permits to 4 restaurants for COVID violations, Mike Tyson returns to ring, draws in exhibition with Jones, Police shoot, kill man with large knife in San Bernardino, Mark Ridley-Thomas reflects on 3 terms as LA County supervisor, PS5 craze: Videos show Black Friday crowds, shoppers tumbling, Newport Beach training club transforms rooftop to outdoor gym, Local doctor issues plea to heed coronavirus warnings amid surge in cases, Officer injured on 91 Fwy in Fullerton after car backs up. Billy discovers a large wasp nest; a squirrel causes a ruckus in an attic in Season 2, Episode 13, "Squirrels in the Attic". https://globalnews.ca/news/7478706/florida-man-puppy-alligator-rescue-video We carry a large selection of posters, prints and novelty merchandise from many of the finest printers across the world. "He starts clamping down pretty tight and he started to pull, and the next thing I do, I instantly, here's my fingers, I poke through the eye.". FRAMES. It stars Kaya Scodelario and Barry Pepper as a daughter and father, who along with their dog, are hunted by alligators after becoming trapped in their home during a Category 5 hurricane in Florida.. The Independent Florida Alligator is a student newspaper serving the University of Florida, published by a non-profit 501 (c) (3) educational organization.