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Wild Pantex – Panhandle Texas Horned Lizards: Small, Yet Resourceful

  • Posted: Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 11:52 am

Most of us who were raised in Texas and the adjoining states in the early and middle portions of the 20th Century have fond memories of the Texas horned lizard, which we called the horny toad. This flat and well-armored lizard was quite abundant in my hometown of Dalhart, Texas. As a child, I spent many an hour searching for them, studying them a few minutes, and then allowing them to continue on their way.