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! My seven year old female leopard gecko stopped eating about
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My Leopard Gecko has had this crusty stuff over his eyes for
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hi i have noticed a squishy lump under my female leapard geckos
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my leapard gecko went to the vet and they put saline solution
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I put some neosporin on his sore, can you help me?
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