Injured reptile was thin and malnourished on its capture but is now residing in a private enclosure at Gatorland zoo in Orlando.An alligator missing half of its jaw has been found in Florida.
Jerry Flynn, a licensed alligator trapper, found the unusual gator after playing a mating call at the Wekiva River on Thursday.
Mr Flynn told The Washington Post: "I've seen all kinds of missing parts on alligators that you could ever imagine. This by far is the most unusual I've ever seen."
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