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She can't move her back legs and her belly is swelled, Iggy

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She can't move her back legs and her belly is swelled
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Veterinarian will know how to help the reptile. What is the reptile's name and age?
Customer: Iggy and 2 Anda half years old
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Iggy?
Customer: No just that she can't move her legs and can't swim in her warm water
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Reptile
Expert:  Joan replied 2 months ago.


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