10-Foot Alligator Bite A Texas Trapper As He Struggles With Reptile!

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An alligator had broken into a pen and was threatening newborn cattle on Hal Conover’s property in Hawkins, Texas, so the rancher summoned help from game wardens and nearby friends.Hal Conover, of Hawkins, Texas, first noticed a 10-foot alligator on his property when he was weaning calves.

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He called an alligator hunter and his son to help him capture the animal in a unique way.With a rope. Once they lassoed the gator, they anchored it to the ground but the animal wasn’t giving up without a fight.

It bit one of the men before it was taken away to a nearby gator farmWhen one of the wranglers uncovered the creature’s head and attempted to hold down its mouth, the alligator had alternative plans.

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In the process, one of the wranglers was bitten in the hand. Conover said it was only a flesh wound.It quickly snapped open its mouth and bit down on the unsuspecting man’s left hand.In a lucky escape, no lasting damage was done and the animal was transported to a ‘gator farm.

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