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I'm worried about his skin. He is a 7 year old iguana. I'm
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We got Vermillion in December. When we got him, he had a
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Well I notice on my iguana she started turning and I was
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Anna
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I hope so my iguana hasn't pooped in a like 4-5 days maybe
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We have a blue iguana we just got from a friend who did not
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Anna
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My iguana is about a year old. He lost all the spines from
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Anna
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