Video of baby alligator breaking out of egg goes viral

Video Of Baby Alligator Breaking Out Of Egg Goes Viral
Video Of Baby Alligator Breaking Out Of Egg Goes Viral

While grown alligators are more likely to instill terror than warm, fuzzy feelings, the babies of the species do a fantastic job at melting hearts.

The Australian Reptile Park's video of a baby American alligator breaking out of its egg is making people around the world gush over its cuteness.

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Baby alligators hatching at The Australian Reptile Park yesterday! Looks like a scene out of Jurassic Park!!

Posted by The Australian Reptile Park on Thursday, March 10, 2016

The reptile pokes through the shell and lets out a few adorable squeaks while taking a look around.

Within seconds, the little one breaks free completely and begins to investigate the big, new world.

In sharing the clip on Facebook, the general manager of the park comments, "Baby alligators hatching – looks like a scene from Jurassic Park!!!"

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