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Dallas Zoo Welcomes Baby Texas Horned Lizards

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    Dallas Zoo Welcomes Baby Texas Horned Lizards
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    The Dallas Zoo is welcoming 39 recently hatched Texas horned lizards.

    The Dallas Zoo is welcoming dozens of new additions, and Texas Christian University fans might be especially interested.

    A batch of 39 Texas horned lizards recently hatched, the zoo announced Thursday on Facebook.

    This was a first for the Dallas Zoo, which said the reptiles, also known as "horny toads," are a threatened species no longer found in East and Central Texas.

    The babies, for now, are only about the size of a penny.

    Check out more information about the Dallas Zoo's Texas Horned Lizard Conservation Project.

    HEY, BABIES: These itty-bitty lizards have big futures! We recently welcomed our first ever clutch of Texas horned...

    Posted by Dallas Zoo on Thursday, July 23, 2015

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