lizards

lizards

Meet Charro, our new resident iguana!
August 26, 2009 · 3 Comments

The Butterfly Center recently acquired a new iguana.  His name is Charro (which means “cowboy” – as in “charro beans”) and we believe he is between 5 and 10 years old.  For the time being, he is housed in a cage in the rainforest area.  We may eventually let him loose to wander freely in the […]

Road Trip!
July 21, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

Many people come to our Museum for a visit.  In fact, last year, we had over 2.5 million visits. But have you ever had a museum come to you for a visit?  Well, the Houston Museum of Natural Science can do that, too!  The Museum has several different outreach programs where we bring specimens to […]

Our baby beardies have new homes!
March 6, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

This post is by Sibyl, the museum’s volunteer recruiter. She’s been keeping us posted on the progress of the little bearded dragon babies that were laid in her office.   Thank you to everyone who entered the drawing in hopes of winning one of the HMNS baby beardies!  It was exciting to see how many reptile […]

Making Bearded Dragons, Part II: Up for Adoption
March 2, 2009 · 4 Comments

Today’s post is written by Sibyl Keller, a volunteer recruiter and educational coordinator at HMNS. Today, she updates us on the bearded dragon eggs that were recently laid in the volunteer office. Read her first post for the ful story. WOW — What a week in the Volunteer Office!  The incubator holding 12 bearded dragon eggs […]



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