Unusual Work-Study: Reptile Sales in Dorm

December 9, 2009

Authorities have fined two students at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville and told them they can't continue their business of selling reptiles out of their dormitory room, the Associated Press reported. Acting on a tip, officials found that the students' room contained snakes (including one rattlesnake, two adult pythons, and several younger pythons), an alligator, three chameleons and mice. The students said that they were using classified ads to sell the animals.

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