No, You Can't Bring Your Pet Gator To Go Shopping....Things You See In Florida!

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No, you can't bring your pet gator to go shopping....read the sign, please!

Barbara-o's Beach Blog,ClearwaterFloridaRealEstateBlog.comRon and I went to the flea market in Oldsmar Florida yesterday. I wanted to purchase a couple of carpet runners and figured the Turkish stalls at the local flea market was probably a pretty good place to look.

As we were entering the flea market, I noticed this sign for the first time in my life! I am sure it has been there forever, but I never noticed it before. Being the blogger that I am, I had to take out my iPhone and photograph it!

I wonder if somebody from another part of the country or even from overseas would read this sign and think that here in Florida, we bringBarbara-Jo's Beach Blog,ClearwaterFloridaRealEstatelog.com our pet gator or iguanas with us when we go shopping! No, generally, we leave them at home so they can play with our pet dogs and cats!

Just one more thing about Florida that I am willing to bet you did not know!

Oh, and I did find the carpet runners I was looking for at a price that was absolutely fantastic, so it was a win-win kind of day!

 

 

 

 

 

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Silvia Dukes PA, REALTOR
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Hi Barbara-Jo, I've seen people carry some strange things around with them including animals that I would not want to get too close to so I can't fault the fleamarket to put up a sign like that.

January 16, 2012 09:44 PM
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I hear a lot of Florida people do have iquanas as pets, and they make pretty smart pets too!

January 16, 2012 10:35 PM
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Silvia - yes, Florida is a state where you never know what you are going to see............

Georgina - actually, we had a pet iguana named Chico when I was growing up. He would sit on the sofa and watch tv with me. We also had a pet raccoon (not at the same time as the iguana)............

January 17, 2012 09:34 AM
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Hi Barbara-Jo,

Amazing what people feel comfortable with on their shoulders, their couches or just around them. In the 80s while at Laguna Beach I saw a guy with a possum on his shoulder like he was a parrot…The good thing is you got your carpet runners!

I miss that part of Florida.

January 30, 2012 02:55 PM
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Dimitri - seems we have a REAL melting pot in Florida..........you get to see it ALL down here!!

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