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Swedish zoo kills 500 rescued lizards with liquid nitrogen

Only 50 of the helmeted geckos could be placed in zoos. Photo: Pontus Lundahl

Published: 14.Apr.2018 12:59 hrs

More than 500 reptiles rescued by Swedish police from animal smugglers have come to a grisly end, being killed instantly by being dropped into liquid nitrogen.

Police last month discovered 760 lizards, 67 turtles, 18 snakes, two crocodiles, one water monitor and eleven frogs in a disused shop in the small town of Löberöd. 
 
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