Dogs, birds and cats are not the only contenders for top pets. Another unlikely contender for this spot is the bearded dragon. A bearded dragon is a type of reptile or lizard which is very common almost everywhere, especially in Australia. There are six different species of lizards which make up the group, ‘bearded dragon’. The six lizards of the group are, Pogona barbata, Pogona henrylawsoni, Pogona microlepidota, Pogona minor, Pogona miotchelli and Pogona nullarbor. Here is a bearded dragon coloring pages resource, which the kids will love to color. This free printable picture lets us know that unlike other reptiles and lizards, the bearded dragon can be tamed and be used as a pet. In fact, they are especially known to mingle well with kids.
Did you know? Bearded Lions are not considered to be poisonous to humans. They do secrete a teensy bit of venom for tiny animal prey but that venom poses no risk to humans as such.