10 Sep '11, 3am

Giant Captured Crocodile Refusing Food | Care2 Causes

Giant Captured Crocodile Refusing Food | Care2 Causes

After its capture six days ago in the southern Philippines, a 20-foot-saltwater crocodile has not yet eaten. The Guardian reports that the crocodile, which has been named Lolong, has been under close observation for signs of stress, according to wildlife official Ronnie Sumiller. Noting that it is “normal” for crocodiles to be stressed after capture, Sumiller also said that a crocodile as large as Lolong could go for six months without eating. A dead chicken placed near him went untouched. Lolong is currently in a 2,600-square foot pen, with concrete walls and barbed wire. Some people had been throwing stones at him to make him move and officials feared that doing so would make him only more stressed. Sumiller said that residents of Bunawan, which is about 515 miles southwest of Manila, had asked him to come to the town two years ago after a huge crocodile and attacked and...

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