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Chance the Snapper

Watch Our Perfect Chunky Angel Chance The Snapper Explore His New Home In Florida

Florida gator experts were amused by the love Chicago showed such a tiny gator, but said he's in good hands.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Chance The Snapper Is Heading For ‘A Life of Luxury’ In Florida, Alligator Robb Says

The wily reptile who captivated Chicago is headed to a Florida gator farm, but expert trapper Frank Robb says he'll visit. “We will be buddies."

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

The Guy Who Caught Chance The Snapper Is Blown Away By All The Chicago Love (And He’s Single)

Frank Robb could also use some pizza and hot dog recommendations before he heads back to Florida on Thursday. Get on it, Chicago.

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In Humboldt Park, Residents Say Gator Fever Was Good For Business: ‘This Showed Our Beautiful Neighborhood In A Different Light’

Food truck operators said they were glad to see new faces in and around the park. "Normally, in the past, we don't see that. So that's good," one of them said.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Alligator Catcher To Throw Out First Pitch At Wrigley Field Tonight As Victory Lap Begins

Frank Robb, who came in from Florida to catch Chance the Snapper in the Humboldt Park Lagoon, will also turn on Buckingham Fountain Wednesday morning.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Chance The Snapper, Humboldt Park’s Beloved Alligator, Wore A Dashing Bow Tie To His Press Conference

Awww, he's such a fancy little alligator.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Florida Man Brought In To Catch Chance The Snapper, Humboldt Park Shut Down As Gator Search Continues

It's not clear if Alligator Bob, who has searched for the alligator for six days, is still part of the effort to find it. But he did pack up his traps before leaving the park Sunday.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Chance The Snapper Is Alive! Humboldt Park’s Elusive Alligator, Quiet For 2 Days, Spotted Saturday

A Humboldt Park resident on a walk spotted the gator ... and got a photo.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

As Humboldt Park Gator Watch Enters Day 3, Alligator Bob Says The Creature Is Getting Comfortable

As salsa music blared and crowds cheered, the Humboldt Park gator ventured further into the lagoon.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

The Humboldt Park Gator Has A Name Thanks To Thousands Of Voters: Chance The Snapper

The Humboldt Park gator has captured the city's attention. Obviously, it needs a name.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Yes, There’s An Alligator Living In The Humboldt Park Lagoon … And Chicago Is Cheering It On

Chicago Police confirm there's a large reptile living in the otherwise serene lagoon.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
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