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Second opinion] 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… read more
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Anna
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Joan
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I have a leopard gecko, he's 5 years old, recently he's had
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Anna
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I have a 4 year old leopard gecko and he shed about a week
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Anna
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We have a male leopard gecko that we purchased back in mid
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Anna
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My leopard gecko is currently terin a container with a hide,
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Joan
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My leopard gecko has stopped eating and is very very thin.
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we have had our leopard gecko for less than 2 months and he
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