Florida man wrestles his puppy from jaws of alligator: VIDEO

Source ABC Local
Original Load Date Nov. 21, 2020, 6 p.m.
Last Updated Nov. 21, 2020, 6 p.m.
Original URL https://abc7chicago.com/pets-animals/florida-man-wrestles-puppy-from-jaws-of-alligator-video/8153717/

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ESTERO, Fla. -- In a dramatic encounter recorded by surveillance cameras, a Florida man chased an alligator under water and rescued his 3-month-old puppy from the jaws of death. Richard Wilbanks, 74, of Estero ran into his backyard pond, wrestled the gator above surface, and pried its jaws open...