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Western Fence Lizards have been found to have immunity to Lyme disease

Western Fence Lizards Have Been Found To Have Immunity To Lyme Disease -

Western Fence Lizards have been found to have immunity to Lyme disease

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doctorhotdogsmd
doctorhotdogsmd
1 year ago

They also help prevent the spread of Lyme disease, since ticks that feed on these lizards who carry Lyme disease will no longer have the disease after they feed on the lizard!

Same with alligator lizards and a couple other species I believe

TLDR: be nice to these little guys, they are doing good work

Reddit__Dave
Reddit__Dave
1 year ago

Does it get rid of my Lyme disease if I rub it on my skin??

Violaquin
Violaquin
1 year ago

And they blue, tho 😯

TheSushiBeast
TheSushiBeast
1 year ago

Bluebelly lizards!

a_way_out_
a_way_out_
1 year ago

bro he’s clearly waiting for a belly rub don’t leave him hanging

WednesdayLaw
WednesdayLaw
1 year ago

I used to catch these for lyme disease research! Most fun I’ve ever had on a job.

peterlikes
peterlikes
1 year ago

This will sound stupid brace yourself…can I gain immunity by eating it? If not by eating one, what about a steady diet over a course of a few weeks?

smartobject
smartobject
1 year ago

Not to be confused with Southern Lounge Lizards…

colleensclovers
colleensclovers
1 year ago

It looks like one of those color changing sequins pillows

krucz36
krucz36
1 year ago

when i was little we called them bluebellies.

we still call them that, but we did when we were little, too

Queendevildog
Queendevildog
1 year ago

Keep your cat indoors so these guys can eat more ticks.

Ohhellopickles
Ohhellopickles
1 year ago

AND they’re stunningly beautiful!!! What a win-win lizard friend. Thanks Western Fence Lizards!!!

Shaky_Bones97
Shaky_Bones97
1 year ago

*wishes to be cured/imune to lyme disease
*Genie turns me into a lizard

Warm-Mayonnaise-
Warm-Mayonnaise-
1 year ago

How the hell did you catch him? Those boys are so fast

roughlyaverage
roughlyaverage
1 year ago

he looks so chill

reddevved
reddevved
1 year ago

I’m gonna Dr. Connors this and turn into a super villain

M1LES-PER-HOUR
M1LES-PER-HOUR
1 year ago

He looks like one of those cheap sequin pillows you can find at Walmart… I love it

Fouray
Fouray
1 year ago

Aww man, this really brought me back, we would call them “blue bellies” as kids.

garden-geek
garden-geek
1 year ago

Beautiful coloring!

poppetjin
poppetjin
1 year ago

Cyberpunk 2077 customized dicks be lookin like:

InkyParadox
InkyParadox
1 year ago

Oh THAT’S what they’re called! I used to catch them all the time as a kid, they were surprisingly friendly once they realized you weren’t gonna hurt them. Suiting name, they DID absolutely love fences.

pantsdotcom
pantsdotcom
1 year ago

But not an immunity to lookin’ fresh, it seems!

Keule22
Keule22
1 year ago

Why he blue

MortyDC137
MortyDC137
1 year ago

Just eat clay

GuineveresGrace
GuineveresGrace
1 year ago

Lucky bastards.

mogwaifamilytree
mogwaifamilytree
1 year ago

Looks like one of them Ty Flippable Soft Toys!

jjetsam
jjetsam
1 year ago

Wish I had that power. Ticks are bad this Spring.

CanoeMann
CanoeMann
1 year ago

I hear if you cook these with extra monster parts you gain immunity to Lyme for a given period of time.

Dodger_Rej3ct
Dodger_Rej3ct
1 year ago

I remember when I was a kid I used to chase those all the time

hihowareya1273
hihowareya1273
1 year ago

That ain’t look like a lizard

mjz321
mjz321
1 year ago

Are any reptiles vectors for lyme disease? I have only ever heard of mammals getting it.

mjm23ballz
mjm23ballz
1 year ago

yes yes Mon county (: never knew lol

malnox
malnox
1 year ago

He looks very phallic from that angle.

Thylawhiskers
Thylawhiskers
1 year ago

Blue

michorizzzo
michorizzzo
1 year ago

Ahhh, the lime is so sexy.

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