Black Friday shoppers get wild with exotic pet shopping

Some people are going beyond the typical retail mayhem to shop on the wild side, treating themselves of their families with something more exotic.

News 12 Staff

Nov 29, 2019, 10:30 PM

Updated 1,633 days ago

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Some people are going beyond the typical retail mayhem to shop on the wild side, treating themselves of their families with something more exotic.

News 12’s Keith Kocinski stopped at Major League Exotic Pets in Jackson to get a look at some of the unforgettable gifts that exotic animal lovers are taking advantage of this Black Friday.

Owner Arnold Both says they run a huge Black Friday promotion for ball pythons.

Both says the promotion is run grab-bag style, and people get an opportunity to get an animal for a fraction of what it is actually worth.

The two buying levels for the ball python grab bag include $59 and $129. Some of the snakes available for this deal are worth as much as $600.

Another exotic pet available for Black Friday sales includes the uromastyx lizard, from Morocco, running on a special of two for $350.
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