You might notice that a lot of crocodiles in these photographs have their jaws secured with duct tape. A lot of people think duct tape sticks to crocodile skin and must really hurt when it's removed. In fact this is not true - it doesn't stick to crocodile skin at all! It does stick to itself, however, so once wound around the nose it holds the jaws together very effectively. It doesn't need to be done tightly, and it has no ill effects on the crocodile when tied properly.
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