Kebab eatery owner parades crocodile on China street -- to attract people to eat it

A kebab vendor caused quite on the stir on the streets of Shenyang, China, for walking a crocodile in public.

According to Shanghaiist, the vendor hoped that his stunt will make the reptile more appetising for passersby.

Photos posted online shows the front legs and neck of the small crocodile secured with a leash.

Many were bemused by the bizarre sight and stopped to take photos.

It is unclear however if they were more interested in the crocodile kebabs thereafter.