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Florida school finds bearded dragon in student's backpack

Sep. 10, 2019 9:10 AM EDT

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — A Florida school district says an unusual passenger was found in a student's backpack. In a Facebook post, Bay County School District officials say they found a bearded dragon in the middle school student's backpack Monday. The school says they put the reptile in a box until an...

Florida agency clarifies message to kill invasive iguanas

Jul. 25, 2019 5:38 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida wildlife officials are clarifying instructions to the public about killing non-native iguanas. A Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission statement released Thursday says members of the public who are not capable of safely and humanely removing iguanas from...