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A deadly Cape cobra. Photo: File
A deadly Cape cobra. Photo: File

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For most people, being bitten by a Cape cobra, rushed to hospital and wondering for days whether they will return home with all their fingers intact would be a traumatic experience.

Not for farmer Eddie Buxman, from Wellington in the Boland in the Western Cape.

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