Frequently Asked Questions About Alligators Part 3

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Below is our 3rd installment of frequently asked questions about alligators. Check out part 1 and part 2 by following the links below and look for more fun facts and answered questions to follow. Part 1 Part 2 How does a ranch-raised alligator adjust to being released into the wild? Is growth rate affected? Studies […]

Frequently Asked Questions About Alligators Part 2


In our last blog post, we discussed some of the most frequently asked questions we receive about alligators. But one blog post isn’t enough to cover all the topics and questions we get daily from our customers. That’s why we’ve returned with a second installment of our alligator FAQ! How can the age and viability […]

Frequently Asked Questions About Alligators Part 1

alligator swimming in water

Here at Insta-Gator Ranch & Hatchery, our main mission is to spread awareness about the American Alligator and the Louisiana Alligator Conservation Program. These amazing creatures have much to offer the world, and we’re always looking to share our knowledge with our customers. When people visit us or our alligators travel to visit them, they […]

Common Misconceptions About Alligators

Common Misconceptions About Alligators

Louisiana and the rest of the Southern United States is home to many alligators. These wild animals are an important part of our ecosystem, and that is one of the many reasons why they are protected under federal and state law. However, many Americans hold misconceptions about these great creatures, believing they’re aggressive, poor climbers, […]

How Does the Louisiana Alligator Ranching Industry Practice Sustainability?

Releasing Alligators Back into The Wild

Believe it or not, the Louisiana Alligator Program of Protection is arguably the best conservation program for any animal on earth. In the late 1950s, the wild alligator population in Louisiana had declined to unacceptably low numbers of about 150,000. In response to the rapid decline, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LWL&F) began […]

Caring for Your Alligator Leather

Caring for Your Alligator Leather

Alligator leather is one of the most stunning and durable of the luxurious exotic leathers. With the right care, alligator leather should last you many years of enjoyment. After purchasing a high-end piece of exotic alligator leather, it’s important to research how to take care of it properly. Without the proper care, the flexibility, durability, […]

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