PANAMA CITY, Fla. — The last thing a teacher would expect to find in a student’s backpack is a dragon … a bearded one, that is.
“Parents, please check those backpacks in the AM!” the post said.
School officials said they found the stowaway in the backpack and put it in a courier box filled with a pillow and a blanket until the child's parents could pick up Jango.
"Parents, we love pets just as much as anyone, but a backpack is not a good place for a bearded dragon to spend the day," the post said.
Jango was safely taken home.
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