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Frank Robb
Frank Robb

Alligator Robb, Who Famously Caught Chance The Snapper, Needs Your Help As Heart Surgery Looms

Robb's friends have set up an online fundraiser to help the gator trapper pay for costly medical bills.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Chance The Snapper Is Now 5 Feet Long And Ruling Florida Gator Farm With An ‘Iron Chicago Fist’

"He has no worries. He has no concerns. ... He's truly living life as a rockstar."

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Chance The Snapper Is Living His Best Life In Florida One Year After Stealing Chicago’s Heart

"People are still asking about him nonstop," says Frank "Alligator" Robb, who snared the wayward gator. "There's so much love for the little fella, but he's not exactly a little fella anymore."

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Meet The Humboldt Park Gators, Chicago’s Only All-Girls Baseball Team

"I want to see the look on the guys' faces when they realize we can throw stuff," 12-year-old Sadie Manley said of her team.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

15 Things You Didn’t Know About The Chance The Snapper Saga, 2019’s Feel-Good Story Of The Year

Humboldt Park's famous alligator didn't stay in that lagoon the whole week — he took some walks. He's also popular with the lady gators in Florida.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Chance The Snapper Is Riding Out Hurricane Dorian Inside A Safe Building, Gator Farm Says

Alligator Robb said he visited Chance several days before the storm and advised the gator to "hunker."

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Alligator Robb Loves Lou’s Pizza, Found A Girlfriend In Humboldt Park — And Says Chance Is ‘Living It Up’

Frank Robb not only caught Chance the Snapper in Humboldt Park, but he also is dating a woman who lives in the neighborhood.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Alligator Robb, The Florida Trapper Who Captured Chance The Snapper, To Be Honored At Green Tie Ball

There will also be "gator-related surprises" at the gala, a spokeswoman said.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

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.

Downtown