Large alligator captured in Palm Beach Gardens neighborhood

Large alligator captured in Palm Beach Gardens neighborhood

PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL (WFLX) - A resident at the Country Club at Mirasol in Palm Beach Gardens was greeted Tuesday by an 8-foot long alligator at his front door when he went to walk his dog.

Animal control was called to the scene to take away the hissing and twisting alligator.

Wildlife experts warn Florida residents that this is mating season and alligators are on the move, so keep an on your kids and pets.

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