Gardener vs Iguana

2012-09-21 00:00

A PRETORIA gardener got the fright of his life when a 1,2 metre long iguana appeared to fall out of the sky and land next to him.

The large lizard was thought to have fallen from a perch high up on a lamp post.

Reptile expert Arno Naude, who was called to the scene, told Beeld: “When I picked him up, he played dead initially. When he realised I wasn’t going to let go, he started fighting. If you’re holding [an iguana] and you’re not bleeding, you’re doing it wrong.”

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