Meet Juanito

Status
Not open for further replies.

jarett_harrison

Sub-Adult Member
I didn't know where to put this so please move if im in the wrong place.
Ok so I work at at a grocery store and last night we got in a fruit shipment from Mexico.. Well one of the overnight stickers found a little green iguana inside! I'm close with my manager and he took the lizard home and gave it to me this morning. He is so cool! I love him already. He is extremely sweet considering he was wild. Here are some pictures and I plan to keep this thread up to date with new pics every few days.
image4.jpg

image2.jpg

83d16791.jpg

cd43055a.jpg

0ebfa748.jpg

Hope you all enjoy!

---EDIT---
I accidentally put a picture twice.
 

jeserah

Sub-Adult Member
wow, he is so beautiful! I can't believe he was in a shipment, what a silly iguana. Good luck with him :)
 

jarett_harrison

Sub-Adult Member
Original Poster
Thanks! He sure is a spunky little thing. He was probably freaked. Went from eating fruit in some mexican tree on a farm, to a store, to a house, to my house in a big cage full of plants and unlimited food! What a life. haha
 

Goonie

BD.org Sicko
Retired Moderator
[Moved from General to Other Reptile Discussions>Iguanas]

****************************

Congrats Jarett on your new baby! Poor little guy must've been so scared being transported from the comforts of home to an alien world -- but he sure looked like he settled in with you rather well. Loved the snuggle pic :p
 

ImAguy

Member
i can just imagine the iguana before getting shipped... im gonna eat some bananas then get stuck in an unlimited food box then go to a farm for a day then go to someones grocery store and then get caught eating in the box then find a nice home and live the rest of this life of mine and maybe raise a family. see mom. its all planned out
 

jarett_harrison

Sub-Adult Member
Original Poster
haha thats it exactly! Except, Juanito will not be raising a family. There are enough baby igs in the world without homes!
 

ImAguy

Member
i agree. often they are inbred and they are born with stunted bodies and limbs. then people cannot feed and care for them and they die
 
Status
Not open for further replies.

Members online

Latest resources

Latest profile posts

I just set Swordtail's timer for his bath and paused it so I could actually fill his soaking bowl up and he crawled over my phone and canceled the timer 🤣
Mirage came out of brumation on April 26. He was doing great. On May 2 he started acting funny. We just redid his tank, and he keeps going into one of his hides. He just lays there. He shows no intrest in food. HELP!
is tape safe for fixing something in my leopard geckos hide?
Day 3 of brumation. It's a struggle. I really miss my little guy. 😔
Mirage entered brumation yesterday, I'm gonna miss hanging out with my little guy.

Forum statistics

Threads
156,301
Messages
1,259,914
Members
76,171
Latest member
JGFill
Top Bottom