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LOL He was not sleeping LOL
He as actually minimizing his experience by going still and shutting his eyes. When he gets more used to handling, his feisty personality will start to show.
Can't be timid with pet iguanas.
Maybe you should wait a couple of weeks before starting the petting. Even then, pet him for only a few minutes. Right now it is very stressful for him.