My grandson, Ian, has moved to Colorado and doesn't have space in his apartment for his pet, so he left it at home with his parents in Canyon Lake.
They are remodeling, so they wondered if the library would like to be home to the little guy.
Please come by and welcome our newest staffer: Well, we don't have a name for him yet.
He's a Leopard Gecko, about 10 inches in length, and he has very few demands. I feed him a few crickets every Monday, and keep water in his little bowl. We have a heat lamp that he likes. And a little sheltered area. He seems happy as a clam.
Pretty soon we will have a contest to name him, although I don't think he really cares.
More on this later.