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  • Iguana

    Shawn Caldwell with Larry the Iguana and her son, Ross, on their front porch. Christmas is Larry's favorite time of the year. <br/> <br/> Find out more at the Charlotte Observer's Web site <a href="http://www.charlotte.com/" target="_blank"><b>www.charlotte.com</b></a>.
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  • Iguana

    That's not Godzilla. It's just Larry Caldwell, the 6-year-old Iguana, who's crazy for Christmas trees. Larry climbs to the top of the tree as if to claim his rightful spot as the centerpiece decoration. <br/> <br/> Find out more at the Charlotte Observer's Web site <a href="http://www.charlotte.com/" target="_blank"><b>www.charlotte.com</b></a>.
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  • Iguana

    Larry Caldwell, takes a break from climbing through the branches on the Caldwell family Christmas tree. <br/> <br/> Find out more at the Charlotte Observer's Web site <a href="http://www.charlotte.com/" target="_blank"><b>www.charlotte.com</b></a>.
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  • Iguana

    Larry grabs a snack from Shawn Caldwell. This lizard is happy as a clam to spend his whole day in the Caldwell tree. <br/> <br/> Find out more at the Charlotte Observer's Web site <a href="http://www.charlotte.com/" target="_blank"><b>www.charlotte.com</b></a>.
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  • Iguana

    An ornament in his own right, Larry spends his days hanging out with the other decorations. Here he checks in on a photo of Ross Caldwell. <br/> <br/> Find out more at the Charlotte Observer's Web site <a href="http://www.charlotte.com/" target="_blank"><b>www.charlotte.com</b></a>.
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  • Iguana

    Larry helps light up the tree with his evergreen scales. <br/> <br/> Find out more at the Charlotte Observer's Web site <a href="http://www.charlotte.com/" target="_blank"><b>www.charlotte.com</b></a>.
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  • Iguana

    A loyal lizard, Larry stands guard over his favorite ornament -- a photo of Kent Caldwell taken seven years ago when he was 14. <br/> <br/> Find out more at the Charlotte Observer's Web site <a href="http://www.charlotte.com/" target="_blank"><b>www.charlotte.com</b></a>.
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