6-Year-Old Frog-Selling Business Goes Belly-Up
From The East Oregonian: “I have all sizes and ages of frogs to fit your needs,” read[s a flyer from...
From The East Oregonian:
“I have all sizes and ages of frogs to fit your needs,” read[s a flyer from Oregon first-grader Cole Gomes]_. “My frogs make great presents, pets, projects and pond decorations! Prices vary and cages (are available) upon request. All frogs have been handled by people and make great pets for all ages,” the pitch continues, concluding, “Right now I have a special on baby frogs, so call now. . . .”_
Problem is, his frogs are on the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife protected wildlife list — so wildlife officials shut the boy’s business down.