Black And White And Banned All Over* *Almost
Tegus are armed with a metabolic superpower and a powerful appetite for eggs, but they’re also easily domesticated, making them both beloved family pets and unwelcome hungry pests. Throughout the South, these giant lizards are raising eyebrows, breaking hearts and launching lawsuits.
Highlights from Repticon in Raleigh this spring:
Have you had a tegu encounter? We'd love to hear about it. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This episode was produced by Charlie Shelton-Ormond. Matt Horton and Sean Roux mastered the audio.
Our thanks to the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in Raleigh.