The biggest Crocodile that breaks the Guinness World Records has been Caught alive in Philippines
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The biggest crocodile ever caught in the Philippines!

The biggest Crocodile has been Caught alive after a three-week hunt, an allegedly 21-foot-long (6.4-meter-long) saltwater crocodile.

The Guinness Book of World Records lists a 17.97-foot-long (5.48-meter-long), Australian-caught saltwater crocodile as the largest in captivity.

The 2,369-pound (1,075-kilogram) crocodile is suspected of attacking several people and killing two. The animal, named Lolong, survived capture and is being held in a temporary enclosure in the village of Consuelo, near Bunawan township.

This video was taken on Sunday, Sept 4, 2011, Mayor Cox Elorde of Bunawan township, Agusan del Sur Province, pretends to measure a huge crocodile which was captured by residents and crocodile farm staff along a creek in Bunawan late Saturday in southern Philippines.

Elorde said that dozens of villagers and experts ensnared the 21-foot (6.4-meter) male crocodile along a creek in his township after a three-week hunt.

It was one of the largest crocodiles to be captured alive in the Philippines in recent years.

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