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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 […]

Pets who bite can send owners to jail

August 20, 2012


THE Philippine cobra that bit a zookeeper is free from any criminal or civil liability. But its owner, if any, is not. Cebu Provincial Prosecutor Pepita Jane Petralba, said owners of pets or any wild animals should be responsible for them. “He or she is supposed to take care of what is under his control […]