I accidentally maimed an animal

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  1. Omegatron

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    One of those cool little lizards that runs rampant in Florida got into our house recently. He finally came out of his hiding spot, and I tried to cover him with a bowl in order to take him outside. Instead, he was a bit too fast, and I only managed to get his tail. It's still twisting around on my living room rug. I feel kinda bad for the lizard, but at the same time, watching that little tail twist around by itself was a rather unique thing to see, and he'll live.
     
  2. Prowl

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    Not to mention the tail will grow back :D 
     
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    Can't some lizards drop their tails fairly easily & grow them back?
     
  4. Omegatron

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    Yeah, that's why I'm not too upset about it. Time to see if the tail's still wiggling.
     
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    HAhaahha, I remember catching salamanders as a kid and they would drop their tails off for almost any reason at all... it didn't take a lot. They do it as a defense mechanism, don't worry about it.
     
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    That's the one reason I love going to Florida. Those little things are everywhere. When me and the family went to Disney last year, the kids had a ball spotting those little lizards and chasing them around the resort.
     
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    Tail will grow back. Dump the severed part in the trash.
     
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    Or consume it to gain his regenerative and lizard abilty's.
     
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    OH! It's an anole, I used to have one as a pet when I was in 5th grade and I grabbed him by the tail and the tail came off, they do that. It's like a defense mechanism, crazy lizards.

    I seen them all over the place by Tampa.
     
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    The tail will also grow a new lizard
     
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    Bread it and fry the tail up.
     
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    Yes.. that was the purpose behind Dr. Curt Connors whole experimentation theory..
     
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    dont tell this guy.

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    Sticky pads on the lizard's feet means it's a gecko. They're super common in Florida, and have the tail drop defense to get away from predators.
     
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    Funny, I did the same thing this past weekend........
     
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    Dude, eat it. Like a noodle. Put some sugar on it and NOM.
     
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    I wonder, does his tail grow back if you cut it off?
     
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    Plant it and grow a lizard bush.
     
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    ^^
    thread won.
     
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