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Alligator Registration Underway; Young Has Dilemma

With the application process for the 2018 Alabama alligator seasons underway, Rodney Young is now faced with a dilemma. No, it’s not that he isn’t going to apply again. He’s already done that. His problem is how to get the monster gator he and his team bagged last year into his house. Young tagged a 13-foot gator that registered 667 pounds on the scale last year in the Southwest Zone, the largest gator of the year. Young decided to have a full-body mount made and plans to put it in his home in Stapleton when the taxidermist is finished later this year. “I’m going…