Alligator walks across green on Florida golf course

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OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – In Florida, golfing hazards are just a tad different than everywhere else.

Steel Lafferty tells WFLA he was playing a round of golf at the ChampionsGate Country Club in Osceola County on Wednesday when a seven-foot gator decided to take a leisurely stroll near his ball.

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“Golfing in Florida is just different… 🐊,” Steel wrote on his now viral Instagram video.

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Lafferty tells News Channel 8 the gator did not cause any distraction however as he made par on the hole.

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