How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Anna Your Own Question
Anna, Reptile Expert, Biologist
Category: Reptile
Satisfied Customers: 3654
Experience:  Have owned turtles, snakes, amphibians, and lizards. Study and provide habitat for wild herps.
Type Your Reptile Question Here...
Anna is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Bearded dragon has very black underside and is listless and

Customer Question

Bearded dragon has very black underside and is listless and not moving much.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Veterinarian will know how to help the dragon. What is the dragon's name and age?
Customer: His name is ***** ***** he is somewhere between 2 and 3 months
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Viserion?
Customer: He gets a calcium supplement and a proper balance of insects and vegetables everyday and his UVB light is only 2 months old.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Reptile
Expert:  Joan replied 5 months ago.


My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 30+ years and have worked with Reptiles 40 years.

Please tell me about the set up?

Age of Dragon?

UVB light strength, Brand, linear tube or compact coil?

Basking light?


Diet Prey/Veggies?


Temps in basking area, ambient and cool side temps?

How you measure the temps?

State to locate a Herp Vet if needed?