The Largest Crocodile in North America!
Baru the salwater crocodile came to the Toledo Zoo from Darwin, Australia in April of 2013.  He is 17 feet long and weighs approximately 1,500 pounds—that makes him the largest saltwater crocodile in North America! Visitors can see Baru all year at the Reptile House.

Watch the video below to see the amazing journey of Baru when he was transported to the Toledo Zoo from Australia.

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We will be posting more details and information about Baru on this page later. Stay tuned!