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Alligators and Crocodiles Use Tools to Hunt
Animals  (tags: alligators, crocodiles, hunting, tools, interesting, research, wildlife )

Giana
- 311 days ago - news.discovery.com
New research shows that alligators and crocodiles can use small sticks to attract birds looking for nesting materials.
Prehistoric Crocs 'Ran Like Dogs'
Animals  (tags: crocodiles, prehistoric, discovery, ran, like dogs, research, interesting )

Giana
- 407 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
Prehistoric crocodiles survived a dinosaur-dominated world by running around like dogs, new research has found.
When Tourists Attack: 9 Crocodiles Stoned to Death at Chinese Zoo -PLEASE SIGN!!!
Animals  (tags: abuse, animal cruelty, China, ZOO, crocodiles, tourists, suffering, Cruel, idiots, death )

Julie
- 637 days ago - takepart.com
This tale of zoo cruelty out of China is beyond the pale--recently, visitors to a Shenzhen zoo killed zoo killed nine crocodiles by throwing rocks and garbage into their exhibit. Trying to get the reptiles to move, guests began yelling and spitting at them
ACTION ALERT: Protest Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen Alligator Backpack! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: crocodiles, endangered, slaughtered, olsen twins, alligators, killed )

Simone
- 833 days ago - forcechange.com
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, who run a luxury fashion line called The Row, have gone to great lengths to make "quality" handbags. They frequently use the skin of calves and other animals to make their purses and recently introduced a $17,000 purse crafted
Alligator Discovered Behind Couch
Animals  (tags: animals, alligator, crocodiles, reptiles, wildanimals, discover, humans, environment )

Yrna
- 1337 days ago - belfasttelegraph.co.uk
Firefighters say they have removed a five-foot long alligator who was hiding behind a couch after floodwaters washed it into a home in northern Brazil. A woman saw her three-year-old son petting something behind the couch. It was an alligator.
Indonesia's Exotic-Skins Trade
Animals  (tags: Trade, skin, animals, snakes, lizards, crocodiles )

Tarequl
- 1449 days ago - petaasiapacific.com
Every year in the exotic-skins industry, millions of snakes, lizards, crocodiles, and other animals are grotesquely abused and cruelly killed. Welfare is never a consideration for those who hunt, poach, farm, abuse, and kill these animals to turn ...
BBC News - Channel 'Crocodile' Turns Out to Be Wood
Animals  (tags: crocodiles, habitat, investigation, society )

Michelle
- 1524 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Coastguards in Dover and France say a large crocodile sighted in the English Channel was actually a piece of wood.
200 Exotic Animals Found on Milwaukee's South Side
Animals  (tags: turtles, snakes, crocodiles, hundreds, wildlife )

Lone
- 1621 days ago - jsonline.com
Police and employees of area zoos and animal shelters spent much of Thursday removing some of an estimated 200 exotic animals, including at least 24 boa constrictors and more than 12 crocodiles, from a two-story building on Milwaukee's south side, officia
Australian Saltwater Crocodiles Facts
Animals  (tags: animals, crocodiles, australia, facts )

Ivan
- 1691 days ago - skitzone.com
Australian Saltwater crocodiles are by far the most dangerous animals in Australia. They are huge, aggressive, territorial, and plentiful across the north of the Australian Outback. Australian saltwater crocodiles kill on average one to two people per yea
Cold Took Heavy Toll on Wildlife, But Most Will Recover
Animals  (tags: crocodiles, manatees, pythons, died, cold weather )

Lone
- 1719 days ago - miamiherald.com
Despite four decades of slogging through Everglades marshes and mangroves, wildlife ecologist Frank Mazzotti had never experienced anything like the aftermath of frigid January. The confirmed casualty count so far: o At least 70 dead crocodiles
How Ironic! Extremely Rare Crocs Found at Wildlife Rescue Center
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, rare, crocodiles, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1799 days ago - ecoworldly.com
Talk about ironic! While searching for the world's most endangered crocodile species, conservationists discovered nearly 70 extremely rare crocodiles lounging in plain view at a wildlife rescue center in Cambodia!
Rare Crocs Found Hiding in Plain Sight in Cambodia
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, crocodiles, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1800 days ago - google.com
Conservationists searching for one of the world's most endangered crocodile species say they have found dozens of the reptiles lounging in plain sight -- at a wildlife rescue center in Cambodia.
New Crocodile Hopes in Cambodia
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, crocodiles, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1808 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Conservationists say there is fresh hope for one of the world's rarest reptiles.
Rare Philippine Crocs Released Into Wild
Animals  (tags: animals, crocodiles, released, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1881 days ago - fauna-flora.org
The future of the world's rarest croc - Philippine crocodile - is a little brighter thanks to a recent release of 50 captive-bred individuals. Only 100 crocs survive in the wild, making this a momentous step towards saving the species from extinction.
World's Most Threatened Crocodile Released Into the Wild
Animals  (tags: captive breed, crocodiles, released, endangered, survival, conservation, breeding )

Simone
- 1892 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
50 captive-bred Philippine crocodiles (Crocodylus mindorensis) have been released into the wild in Dicatian Lake, Isabela Province, Luzon Island. This was the end of a long journey for the 1.2m long crocodiles which began their journey in Palawan, were
 

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