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Smaug: Here There Be Dragons

Dragons have long been creatures of legend -- or have they? There are a number of reptilian creatures out there that may have contributed to the legends -- from dinosaur remains to lizards. In the case of cordylus giganteus, or smaug giganteus, it definitely has a strong resemblance to some depictions of a dragon, though it is much smaller. The "giant" part of its name refers to its size in relation to other members of cordylid family.

“Boyfriend” Lizard Becomes A Bed For His “Girlfriend”

He made his bed and she's gonna lay in it... or so it would seem. One of a pair of captive lizards appears to be accommodating its slightly smaller cage companion by hanging from the enclosure's ceiling grid by its claws.

See The World Through Chameleon Eyes

It isn't often that your kids can see through someone else's -- or something else's eyes. Thanks to Uncle Milton Nat Geo Wild Go Wild Chameleon Vision Goggles your kids can see the world through one strange little lizard's eyes.


PetsLady's Pick: Totally Cool Lizard Pic Of The Day

Why shouldn't I wears him as a crown. He's a monarch after all!

Buying and Keeping Exotic Pets: Should You or Shouldn't You?

Being the only person on your block to own a certain animal may have its place in the keeping-up-with-the-Jones' mindset, but bringing exotic animals into your home comes with hidden and perilous costs both to health and safety. Read on for more information.

If "Jesus Lizards" Came First, Might Walking On Water Already Been A Miracle? [Videos]

Not to be sacrilegious, but if a lizard first appeared on the planet before the Old Testament and Jesus Christ didn't walk the earth (let alone water) until the New Testament, why is the common basilisk lizard named after him? It's true, while we still don't know what came first, the chicken or the egg, we do know hat "Jesus Lizards" predated the Son of God.

Get Ready To Play Zoo Tycoon & Raise Cash For Tigers!

The first Microsoft community poll to decide which of three invaluable animal conservation groups that will receive $10,000 to has ended, and it won’t be long until we can play Zoo Tycoon to help real Sumatran Tigers!


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