Eldis Sula
July 16, 2020 - 7:30 am
A kayaker drifting through the swampy waters of North Carolina had a terrifying run-in with a river-lurking alligator that charged into his boat and tipped him over.
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Shaler Police Department
Jennifer Bloodworth
February 26, 2020 - 12:49 pm
Pittsburgh City Council is considering an outright ban on pet alligators, crocodiles and venomous snakes.
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Ashley Funyak
November 25, 2019 - 11:16 pm
Pittsburgh City Councilwoman Darlene Harris announced an ordinance on Monday that would increase oversight and regulations for crocodilian and venomous snake ownership in the city.
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(Paul Bedard via AP)
Associated Press
October 17, 2019 - 6:40 pm
Bedard said he was able to pull the nearly 9-foot animal out of the water once it grew tired from playing with him in the pool
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Humane Animal Rescue
Andrew Limberg
October 02, 2019 - 4:32 pm
We aren’t called Gatorsburgh for nothing.
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August 16, 2019 - 2:25 pm
When it comes to crazy stories about people and alligators, Florida will always be the leader. A Florida woman was pulled over recently, and during the traffic stop she pulled a foot-long alligator out of her pants. Along with the alligator, she also had 40 turtles inside a Teenage Mutant Ninja...
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Mark McGowan
Joe DeStio
July 25, 2019 - 11:45 am
The owner of Chomp, the alligator who escaped in Beechview last month has agreed to wave animal cruelty and neglect charges to court.
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Shaler Police Department
July 19, 2019 - 9:34 am
Another day, another alligator in Pittsburgh.
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(Kelley Gandurski/Chicago Animal Care and Control via AP)
July 16, 2019 - 1:18 pm
Police say an expert from Florida has captured an elusive alligator in a Chicago public lagoon.
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Pittsburgh Department of Public Safety
Joe DeStio
June 12, 2019 - 10:57 am
After three alligators were found around Pittsburgh in the past month, there are calls for better regulation of exotic animals.
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