This is the astonishing moment a new youthful crocodile handler receives a dreadful fright although after a risky trick.

The daring youngster appears to possess the scenario under control as he prises open your jaws of the reptile with a stick, prior to tapping it around the animal's mouth.

After a couple of tense just a few seconds the particular youngster shoves his arm in for you to the crocodile's mouth just as a colleague slips around the wet surface, plunging in to always be able to the water.

The handler jumps away throughout shock, initially unsure what has happened.

Thankfully the actual reptile seems less concerned and remains placid, allowing the particular handler to leave with his limb within tact.

His co-worker scurries away, visibly nervous in the telling off he is no doubt about to receive.