For me it’s hard to see the appeal in having an insects, snakes, or rodents as a pet. However, many science teachers have them in their classrooms as a way to terrorize, entertain, or simply freak their students out. With that said, let me introduce you to a Madagascar Hissing Cockroach.
Life with a Science Teacher is a personal project highlighting my wife and some of the fun, gross, and unexpected science experiments that she does as a teacher. Follow along at http://bryanlawler.com/lifewithascienceteacher.