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Joan Beauchamp Procter – British Zoologist

Joan Beauchamp Procter was a British zoologist. Here are some facts about her!

– When she was younger, she had many reptiles as pets and had learned about all the reptiles where she lived

– She had a Dalmatian Lizard that went with her EVERYWHERE, it even sat on her dining table at dinner, while she ate

– When she was 16, Joan took a baby alligator to school and got in lots of trouble for taking it out in math class

– She helped design a new aquarium at the London Zoo

– When the first Komodo Dragons came to Europe, they were under her care. They were almost like pets to her. Her favorite was Sumbawa.

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For more information on Joan Beauchamp Procter:

https://kids.britannica.com/kids/article/Joan-Beauchamp-Procter/633307

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WhAzq_kgkWw

https://www.amazon.com/Joan-Procter-Dragon-Doctor-Reptiles/dp/0399557253

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