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There are also American Alligators in south Texas
American alligators normally avoid humans, but they can become a nuisance when they establish territories around people. As human populations in Texas continue to expand, there have been an increased number of encounters between people and alligators. Alligators have been known to prey on pets and must be treated with caution. Alligators can be surprisingly quick on land and are capable of running quickly over short distances.

Website: http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/nature/wild/vertebrate/reptiles/americanAlligator/

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  • Written Jan 31, 2005
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