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My leopard gecko hasn't been eating for 2 weeks and one of
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I have a leopard gecko he is 4 years old and I think he has
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I have a 2 month old baby leopard gecko. Today, I picked up
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Our leopard gecko has a large lump on the right side of his
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Anna
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We have a leopard gecko that has blackened eyes. There does
We have a leopard gecko that has blackened eyes. There does not appear to be any discharge from the eyes. My concern is that he does not appear to see his food. There is no reaction to crickets moving… read more
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My leopard gecko has a white film on his upper lip - sort of
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It's a leopard gecko and he has recently stopped eating,
It's a leopard gecko and he has recently stopped eating … read more
Anna
Anna
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My leopard gecko has been having some issues , he hasnt eaten
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Joan
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We have a blind leopard gecko who is refusing to eat and is
We have a blind leopard gecko who is refusing to eat and is losing weight at a consistant rate. I try to get her to eat several times a day and I am not having any luck. Her backbone is now starting t… read more
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Joan
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our leapard gecko is not eating and keeping his eyes closed,
our leapard gecko is not eating and keeping his eyes closed, and we are worried because he is not eating because his eyes are closed all the time and he won't eat.… read more
Anna
Anna
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Hi Joan - I have a fat tailed gecko who hasnt been eating
Hi Joan - I have a fat tailed gecko who hasn't been eating at all for the last couple of weeks. His tail is getting steadily skinnier, and a week ago I was prompted to look online for solutions to thi… read more
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i have a baby leopard gecko who is about 10 weeks old now.
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