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Old Jul 28, 2010, 6:13 PM   #1
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This series was taken this afternoon. It's the largest gator we've seen out back in quite some time. I clipped the tail in #5 but I am happy I was there to capture these pictures. Here are the first 3...
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Old Jul 28, 2010, 6:14 PM   #2
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Old Jul 28, 2010, 7:39 PM   #3
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Outstanding Shots.
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Wow! Thanks for sharing. Puts are backyard bunnies and rats to shame for sure.
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Nice shots, Cherokee. My problem is when I see these babies, I am fishing and don't have my camera. I keep saying I will go out one day and leave the fishing tackle in the shed..LOL Yeah, that's a shame about the tail in #5, but I have a feeling you will have other opportunities...
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Excellent - about how big is he?
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Excelent shots! It does not seem though to be very romantic, to sleep by the river side, in a full moon night...! Thanks god, you were from the other side !
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Thanks everyone!

Clint, he/she is about 7-8 feet long from what I can tell.
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Thanks everyone!

Clint, he/she is about 7-8 feet long from what I can tell.

Make sounds like a baby alligator and you'll get a "closer" shot.
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That is a great series, CherokeeOutlaw-

Excellent job!

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