Native to tropical regions of Mexico, Central and South America, as well as the Caribbean, you can also find them all over Florida.
In fact, it’s pretty much open season year around on iguanas in Florida… and it’s nuts. Imagine floating around the various intercoastal waters with an air rifle and dropping iguanas like it’s some kind of video game.
And they’re tough little fuckers too. On my honeymoon in Costa Rica, this big SOB fell right out a tree next to my pool chair. A 40-foot drop, hit the pavement like a bag of bricks, made the loudest ‘THUD” I’ve ever heard, and just walked away like nothing happened.
But I digress…
Anyways, the point of this blog is that some lady in The Bahamas was doing a little beach yoga when an iguana skipped on over and bit her square in the hand.
And it was HILARIOUS.
Granted, she was completely fine (it didn’t even break the skin), but damn was her reaction priceless. Cussing, throwing sand at it… one minute you’re shooting a yoga vid for the ‘Gram, and the next…