His cousins are on the loose. (2008 file photo taken at the Leopard Creek Country Club in Malelane, South Africa.) Warren Little/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Warren Little/Getty Images The Two-Way Yikes! 15,000 Crocodiles Escape Farm In South Africa, Area Evacuated January 24, 2013 As flood waters rose, a crocodile farmer was forced to open his gates. The crocodiles grabbed the chance to make a break. More than half remain at large. Hunters are having the most success capturing them at night, when their eyes sign red.