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My leopard gecko bit down on the tweezers really hard the
My leopard gecko bit down on the tweezers really hard the other day when I was feeding her and now she has a lump on her left side of her mouth. I'm wondering what I can do to help with bring that dow… read more
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i recently went on vacation for a few days and when I came back my leopard geckos eye was covered in hard mucus … read more
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My leopard gecko isnt eating or opening his eyes. Today and
my leopard gecko isnt eating or opening his eyes JA: I'll do all I can to help. When did you first notice this decrease in the leopard gecko's appetite? How is his energy level? Customer: today and lo… read more
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My leopard gecko's eyes are usually green but recently I've
My leopard gecko's eyes are usually green but recently I've noticed that they've been completely black. Figured it was just her pupil dilated but then I noticed I can still make out the shape of her i… read more
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My sister owns a leopard gecko. He's had his eye shut for a
Hello, my sister owns a leopard gecko. He's had his eye shut for a few weeks and his been having trouble from the last time he sheded. … read more
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He has a scab on his testifies.. Leopard gecko. It's scabbed
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My one and a half year old male leopard gecko has a bump or
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Leopard gecko has eye issue and not eating. Stopped eating a
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Do you know about leopard geckos?? She's having a hard time
She's having a hard time shedding as well as breathing. .. also both of her eyes are completely closed, but her left eye has been closed for more than a week now... She also sneezed threw up (it was just skin and mucus)... I don't have the money to take her to the veterinary... … read more
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My leopard gecko isn't eating and hasn't for a while. The
My leopard gecko isn't eating and hasn't for a while. The last two times it has shed, skin has gotten in eye and now he can't open either eye. … read more
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Ive had two leopard geckos for about 8 years. Last week she
I've had two leopard geckos for about 8 years. Last week she shed, and although I don't see any skin around her eyes, they had been shut for about two days. I wiped them with a qtip and warm water, an… read more
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My sisters gecko was fine this afternoon, but now she seams
My sisters gecko was fine this afternoon, but now she seams dead, doesn't look like she is breathing and is not moving or responsive when held? My sister is very worked and doesn't know what to do… read more
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My leopard geckos eyes havent shed for two or three sheds.
My leopard gecko's eye's haven't shed for two or three sheds. She hasn't been eating because of this so I figured i had to do something so i took a wet qtip and rubbed the are when the corner of the s… read more
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My leopard geckos eyes are drying up to where they are licking
My leopard geckos eyes are drying up to where they are licking them to no avail,what can I do to try and make them better?… read more
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Anna
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I have a female leopard gecko. She recently went through a
I have a female leopard gecko. She recently went through a rough shed - it was stuck around her toes, around her face, and on her tail. It took about 9 days to get it all off. She has a humid hide in … read more
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Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
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over 4 weeks that she isnt interested in them at all
Hi, I have a leopard gecko for over a year now that was given to us from a neighbor who had her for 3 more years. She used to eat between 1 and 3 super mealworms a week and now it's been over 4 weeks … read more
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Anna
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2 times close together and the past few days refuses to open her eyes
I have a young leopard gecko. She shed 2 times close together and the past few days refuses to open her eyes. When my husband wipes her eyes with warm Q tips eventually she opens them. The lens is clo… read more
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Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
5,214 satisfied customers
Help! Two of my geckos have their eyes closed shut, when they
Help! Two of my geckos have their eyes closed shut, when they open them their eyes are sunken in and their pupil is offset like their pupil is down in its socket. I just recently cleaned their cage an… read more
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Anna

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Have owned turtles, snakes, amphibians, and lizards. Study and provide habitat for wild herps.

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