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Two brave dogs survive the wrath of a 7-foot alligator

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FLORIDA – A Cape Coral, Florida man says a 7-foot alligator seriously hurt his two dogs in his own front yard.

His dogs, Ollie and Honey, are recovering from the brutal fight.

“It sounded like a dog screaming at the top of their lungs for their life,” the dogs’ owner James Scheible said.

Scheible says he woke up to that sound.

When he went outside, he found the dogs underneath a trailer in the front yard fighting with the gator.

“My pit bull was on top of the gator pinning it down trying to save his sister,” Scheible said.

Scheible says Ollie had to have her tongue sewed back on while Honey needed staples in her head to stop it from bleeding.