# Alligator attack
Florida Man Loses Arm to Alligator, Survives in Swamp for 3 Days
This Florida man was attacked by an alligator while swimming across Lake Manatee near Myakka City. Not only did he lose his arm, but it took him three days to find his way out of the swamp. He is lucky to be alive!
A 9-Foot Alligator Snatches and Kills a 40-Pound Labrador in Tallahassee – The Reptile Was Later Trapped and Euthanized
The gator "took him down like it was nothing" says owner. Alligator warning signPhoto by Gemma Evans on Unsplash. Another alligator attack was reported on June 17 - a 9-foot gator snatched a 40-pound Labrador-retriever cross-breed named Toby. The dog and its owner were playing catch in a Tallahassee park near some shallow water.