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GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS - MARCH 28: A blue iguana at the Queen Elizabeth II Royal Botanic Park on March 28, 2019 in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands. (Photo by Chris Jackson-WPA Pool/Getty Images)

It would have made for a very interesting show and tell, but this kid’s pet didn’t even make it out of its backpack…

Florida School District officials said they found a bearded dragon named Jango in a middle school student’s backpack on Monday.

In a Facebook post, the school said it found the stowaway in a fancy designer backpack and put him in a box until an adult could take him home. The student said Jango was taken to school so it wouldn’t be home alone and sad all day.

Bay District Schools

Parents, we love pets just as much as anyone but a backpack (Vera Bradley no less) is not a good place for a bearded dragon to spend the day. We rehoused him temporarily in a courier box until his...