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Florida man calls 911 after finding bright green iguana in toilet

After discovering this bright green iguana swimming in his toilet a Florida man “freaked out and didn’t know what to do,” Battalion Chief Stephan Gollan said. So the man called 911. (Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue)

After discovering this bright green iguana swimming in his toilet a Florida man “freaked out and didn’t know what to do,” Battalion Chief Stephan Gollan said. So the man called 911. (Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue)

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A Florida man called 911 after going to the bathroom and finding a bright green iguana swimming in his toilet.

Fort Lauderdale Battalion Chief Stephan Gollan tells the Miami Herald the man “freaked out and didn’t know what to do.”

He says firefighter Jeff Kurus put on a sterile glove, reached in and grabbed the iguana. He took it outside and released it into the wild.

Gollan says the department “is the end-all-be-all” when it comes to unique calls.

The department tweeted pictures of the iguana, adding “can you imagine lifting the toilet lid and finding this?”

by FLFR PIO

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