Police notice alligator foot dangling out of Florida man's car dash, and bust him for killing it

A man in Florida was cited by state wildlife officers for killing an alligator without a permit after an inspection revealed gator body parts in his pickup truck, and the poor dead critter's foot sticking out of the dashboard. Read the rest

Alligator visits human home, tries to ring doorbell, flops over adorably

Alligator sightings are pretty common in South Carolina's Lowcountry region around this time of year. But a genuine gentleman alligator whose momma raised him to ring the doorbell when he comes a-callin on a human neighbor--well, that's just downright precious. Read the rest

Man mocks alligator. Alligator kills man.

After owners of a Southeast Texas marina spotted an 11-plus foot alligator, they put up a warning sign: "No swimming alligators." But that didn't seem to faze 28-year-old Tommie Woodward, who was hell-bent on taking a night swim. Woodward, who was with a female friend, took off his shirt, mocked the alligator, responded to verbal warnings by a marina employee by cursing the alligator, and jumped into the water. And then he immediately screamed for help, but it was too late. The alligator attacked him almost as soon as he entered the marina. After a short struggle the man disappeared under the water, which was near the Louisiana border. For more details, click here. Read the rest