A 7-foot, roughly 100-pound male alligator after being captured in the Indigo Run development on Hilton Head Island on March 29, 2016. Joe Maffo, of Critter Management, and his grandson, Joey, 15, were called to remove the gator after it killed a husky owned by a couple in the neighborhood on March 16. The alligator, 18 to 20 years old, Maffo said, was to be killed.
A 7-foot, roughly 100-pound male alligator after being captured in the Indigo Run development on Hilton Head Island on March 29, 2016. Joe Maffo, of Critter Management, and his grandson, Joey, 15, were called to remove the gator after it killed a husky owned by a couple in the neighborhood on March 16. The alligator, 18 to 20 years old, Maffo said, was to be killed. Josh Mitelman jmitelman@islandpacket.com
A 7-foot, roughly 100-pound male alligator after being captured in the Indigo Run development on Hilton Head Island on March 29, 2016. Joe Maffo, of Critter Management, and his grandson, Joey, 15, were called to remove the gator after it killed a husky owned by a couple in the neighborhood on March 16. The alligator, 18 to 20 years old, Maffo said, was to be killed. Josh Mitelman jmitelman@islandpacket.com

Rants & Raves: Living with alligators

April 03, 2016 11:45 PM