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Man who had hand bitten off by gator charged with feeding it Wallace Weatherholt was giving an airboat tour in Florida when he allegedly dangled a fish to make an alligator leap. It’s illegal to feed the giant reptiles because they can lose their fear

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Source: NY DAILY NEWS/ DRUDGE


July 30, 2012


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    Anonymous

    over 1 year ago

    Stupid is as stupid does! Give the gator a hand!

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    Anonymous

    over 1 year ago

    Was the gator charged with anything?Did anybody think of getting his plate number and run a registration?

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    Anonymous

    over 1 year ago

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    1.Well,ya gotta hand it to the gator...2.He won,hands down....3.Give the gator a hand ..4.The gator got a hand-me-down.

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    uncledennis1

    over 1 year ago

    23116 Comments

    I continue to say over and over. We are not a society of thinkers.

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    Robocop33

    over 1 year ago

    14600 Comments

    What!? I gave this a thumbs up! This 'guide' is not supposed to be feeding the gators because they do lose their natural fear of humans and then what? Maybe the attack and kill a person or maybe a child. THIS IS WHY IT IS ILLEGAL! Served this idiot right losing his hand too!

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    SuzanneNGa

    over 1 year ago

    16580 Comments

    and they will be shot and killed :-(

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    SuzanneNGa

    over 1 year ago

    16580 Comments

    And unfortunately you cannot feed them because once they are fed by humans, they again lose all fear and come upon land to search for food.

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    Jonas

    over 1 year ago

    41146 Comments

    "Wallace Weatherholt faces a second-degree misdemeanor charge for an alleged act that might have provoked the attack" Didn't know gators needed provocation.

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