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Critter Clues

From the May/June 2023 issue of Kind News magazine

Close in image of scaly animal with spikes

Take the quiz below to see if you can guess the answer!

  • 1
    Clue #1
    I am a reptile with a scaly back. I can be many different colors, including green, yellow, orange, or even pink!
  • 2
    Clue #2
    I have great eyesight — I use my eyes to find food, move through forests, and communicate with others of my species!
  • 3
    Clue #3
    I use camouflage — blending into my surroundings — to protect myself.
  • 4
    Clue #4
    My parietal eye, the small sensor on top of my head, helps me detect predators above me..
  • 5
    Clue #5
    When I’m in danger, I use my tail to defend myself, and I can even detach it from my body to help me get away!
  • 6
    Clue #6
    Depending on my species, I can live in many different habitats, like swamps, deserts and rainforests.
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