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Shark recovering after operation

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Surgery was performed on a shark at Weymouth Sea Life Park in Dorset before it was taken to the National Sea Life Centre in Birmingham to recover.

The out-of-water operation was performed after a scan revealed a hook was deep inside the shark's mouth (images from Sea Life and BBC).

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