• An adult American alligator is an apex predator. There are no other animals that prey upon it.
• In the wild, an adult American alligator can reach more than 13 feet in length and weigh 600 - 1,000 pounds.
• Sporting 74 - 80 teeth in its mouth at a time, an alligator will grow and shed 2,000 to 3,000 teeth over its lifetime.
• Alligators are carnivores whose jaws have one of the strongest bites of all living animals on earth.