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
Anna, Reptile Expert, Biologist
Category: Reptile
Satisfied Customers: 3581
Experience:  Have owned turtles, snakes, amphibians, and lizards. Study and provide habitat for wild herps.
6012901
Type Your Reptile Question Here...
Anna is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

My musk turtle isn't eating and moving very slowly than

Customer Question

My musk turtle isn't eating and moving very slowly than normal
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the musk turtle's name and age?
Customer: ive had it about 4 months
JA: What is the musk turtle's name?
Customer: skye
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about skye?
Customer: Skye keeps having her beg and all limbs out and won't swim just walks along the bottom of the tank
Submitted: 9 days ago.
Category: Reptile
Expert:  Anna replied 9 days ago.

Hello,

I apologize that no one has responded to your question sooner. Different experts come online at various times. I just logged on and saw your question. My name is ***** ***** I’m a biologist with a special interest in reptiles. I'm sorry to hear of this problem. Some additional information will help me determine the best steps for you to take.

What temperatures do you maintain under the basking light and in the water?

Will Skye eat?

What types of lighting and heating equipment do you have?

Thank you.