Gator eats boy's pet turtle at aquarium

Gator eats boy's pet turtle at aquarium

There are 13 comments on the WWLP story from Oct 13, 2010, titled Gator eats boy's pet turtle at aquarium. In it, WWLP reports that:

A horrified 8-year-old boy watched as his pet turtle disappeared into an alligator's jaws at an aquarium in the Florida Panhandle.

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Buck

Livonia, MI

#1 Oct 13, 2010
Poor kid, now he has to ask his mom for a shark to get a payback!

“ Cavete inquit qui non mentior”

Since: Nov 07

"you get back what you give"

#2 Oct 13, 2010
Better than his pet chicken!

“...heat's back.....”

Since: Jun 08

...as expected....

#3 Oct 13, 2010
Well, you can hardly expect a gator to eat his buds, but 'fresh meat' is fresh meat.
Smartazz

United States

#4 Oct 13, 2010
So what,,,, a Cougar eats my lizard every day
End The Hate

Alhambra, CA

#5 Oct 13, 2010
Lucky the little boy wasn't eaten. Never met a Gator I trusted.
The Monkey

Hampton, VA

#6 Oct 14, 2010
It's in their nature.
Jabberjaw

Medford, NY

#7 Oct 14, 2010
I never really cared for turtle, the shell is a bit too crunchy.
End The Hate

Alhambra, CA

#8 Oct 14, 2010
I never cared 4 the Gator, really BIG mouth.
HeadCheese

Decatur, GA

#9 Oct 14, 2010
It would be alot harder to explain to the kid if the turtle ate the gator. count your blessings.

“Psalm 24:1”

Since: Mar 10

Mississippi County Arkansas

#10 Oct 14, 2010
Man, i bet this kid will be scarred for a long time after seeing that.....my goodness!
Peter Graves

Medford, NY

#11 Oct 15, 2010
Mr Arkansas wrote:
Man, i bet this kid will be scarred for a long time after seeing that.....my goodness!
Ever see a grown man naked?

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

Indianapolis, IN

#12 Oct 15, 2010
It's middle name is 'ate' after all.
Harley Homey

Medford, NY

#13 Oct 19, 2010
Peter Graves wrote:
<quoted text>
Ever see a grown man naked?
No, not yet.

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