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King Cobra’s transfer to RITM gets okay

September 3, 2012


Preparations for the turnover of the King Cobra to a research institute starts today, the city veterinarian said. “I will let Giovani (Romarate) get the permit for the transportation of the cobra today,” Dr. Alice Utlang of the Cebu City’s veterinarian told Cebu Daily News. Romarate, the Cebu City zoo manager, will personally take the […]

Zoo keeper reunites with King Cobra

August 24, 2012


With a new lease on life, work must go on for zoo keeper Ronaldo “Ron-ron” Aventurado. A day after he was released from the Cebu City Medical Center where he was treated for a near-fatal snake bite, he showed up at the Cebu City zoo to see the King Cobra that almost killed him last […]