Home Page Home | Search Search | Online Store Store | Donate Donate | RSS Feeds RSS Feeds |  


Born Free USA Reports
Search Reports
Choose State(s):
Year(s):
to
Species:
Category:
Facility Type:
Keyword(s) Search:

Match Any   Exact Phrase
Get search widgets for your website


Exotic Animal Incident Report

Reported: Jul 12, 2011
Location: Alton, Illinois

Animal: Nile Monitor Lizard
Animal Disposition: recaptured

Facility Type: Exotic Pet
Facility Name: unknown

Category: Escape of animal
Species: Reptile

Summary: A homeowner called authorities and reported that a large lizard was lounging on a widowsill at her home. Animal control caught the 4-foot Nile monitor lizard, believed to be a former pet, and will hold him for 7 days, at which point he will be turned over to the IL Dept of Natural Resources if the owner does not claim him.

Source: ChicagoTribune.com

Related Files
none
Related Images
none

All Reports in Illinois   Map of Illinois Reports   Return to Index