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Ahead of the World Crocodile Conference to be held in Sri Lanka from May 20 to 23, crocodile experts held a training campaign for veterinary surgeons at the Dehiwala Zoo last Sunday.  The experts taught them how to handle crocodiles when they were brought for treatment. Pix by H.M. Dharmapala




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  • Kith udugamama Monday, 20 May 2013 11:09 AM

    Yes, You have to handle them very carefully,exactly the way they handle us in rivers and lagoons. OUCH

    Kith udugamamakith Monday, 20 May 2013 11:15 AM

    Please be very careful when you brush their teeth. ha ha ha

    Umpire Monday, 20 May 2013 11:17 AM

    there are many crocodles in the MRIA runway
    who will catch those??

    ANTON Monday, 20 May 2013 11:18 AM

    WE HAVE HELL OF A LOT TWO FEET CROCODILES IN SRILANKA WHO ALWAYS SHED CROCODILE TEARS, FIRST CURE THEM FIRST.

    sss Monday, 20 May 2013 12:25 PM

    First put your hand inside its mouth. If nothing happened it is dead

    brownwhardhana Monday, 20 May 2013 12:31 PM

    nobody can handle crocodiles like late Steve Irwin..

    Chewing Gum Monday, 20 May 2013 02:03 PM

    Can someone teach Sri Lankans as how to handle corrupt and undisciplined politicians. This is the need of the hour.

    HKS Monday, 20 May 2013 04:57 PM

    WHAT ABOUT ORGANIZING A TRAINING PROGRAMME ON "SHEDDING CROCODILE TEARS"!!

    RAWANA DE SILWA Tuesday, 21 May 2013 12:13 PM

    WHAT ABOUT THEIR TEARS/


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