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We bought a baby bearded dragon yesterday. When we got it
We bought a baby bearded dragon yesterday. When we got it home it doesn't seem well. We have since noticed it opening its mouth and having a bubble. We talked to the store they seem to think it's fine… read more
Anna
Anna
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He is lethargic and not eating well he has only had one
Hi, He is lethargic and not eating well he has only had one bowel movement in the last 2-3 weeks. I am worried he is dehydrated and it is causing constipation … read more
Anna
Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
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I just asked a question, but it doesn't show up under "My
I just asked a question, but it doesn't show up under "My Questions", so I'll ask it again and see if it goes through. I picked my son's bearded dragon up tonight and brought it to my house because sh… read more
Anna
Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
3,997 satisfied customers
We have a leopard gecko and he has always been active and
We have a leopard gecko and he has always been active and healthy and is about 9 yo. We have just found him lying down and not interested in his food just shed his skin but he has no energy … read more
Joan
Joan
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He is hanging upside down. We were out of town for a week
He is hanging upside down. We were out of town for a week and a friend was watching him. When we picked him up from their house, he was very lethargic and sickly looking. As soon as I got him home and… read more
Anna
Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
3,997 satisfied customers
Anne My beardy well he was fine earlier but after bout 2
Hi Anne My beardy well he was fine earlier but after bout 2 hours or so later I came down to find him not moving or breathing but he still had his eyes open he hadn't been well for a while he doctors … read more
Joan
Joan
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20,070 satisfied customers
My bearded dragon is too skinny. He won't touch his crickets.
My bearded dragon is too skinny. He won't touch his crickets. My mom would always turn his lamps off... and I know he's just too under nourished. I got him at such a young age I had no idea what I was… read more
Anna
Anna
Reptile Expert, Biologist
Bachelor's Degree
3,997 satisfied customers
I can't tell if my beardie has passed or is bruminating. She
I can't tell if my beardie has passed or is bruminating. She stopped eating a few days ago, though she continued to defecate for a few more days. She has become increasingly lethargic over the past fe… read more
Joan
Joan
Veterinary Technician
20,070 satisfied customers
Hello, I have had my bearded dragon for about six months now
Hello, I have had my bearded dragon for about six months now and he seems to be in good health as in he has all the signs of a healthy beardie. However, his one eye seems off. To me, it looks a little… read more
Joan
Joan
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Hi Joan, First off: my beardie, Simon, is 13 years and 4
Hi Joan, First off: my beardie, Simon, is 13 years and 4 months Lives in calcium sand, which he has never had problems with digestion wise(at least to my knowledge). Eats fruits, veggies, has a low st… read more
Anna
Anna
Reptile Expert, Biologist
Bachelor's Degree
3,997 satisfied customers
Anna.. I need your help. Let me start by saying I live on my
Anna.. I need your help. Let me start by saying I live on my own and I CANNOT afford a vet. I have a juvenile beardie that I fear has MBD. I neglected to get him the calcium that he needs due to incor… read more
Anna
Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
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My son has a beardie that is approximately a year and a half
My son has a beardie that is approximately a year and a half old, I found him on his back this morning and thought he had passed when I picked him up he opened his eyes real big and began to breathe h… read more
Joan
Joan
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our bearded dragon is breathing hard,pale & seems to have a
our bearded dragon is breathing hard,pale & seems to have a tremor of his legs, he ate fine thursday & last night I noticed him not his hyper self. It looks like he may have throwen up.… read more
Anna
Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
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Hi, had a horrible evening. I had a baby beardie, only around
Hi, had a horrible evening. I had a baby beardie, only around 4/5 weeks old. Seemed active most of the time, eat everyday and heathly. Due to his age we didn't handle him to much, just stroking as we … read more
Joan
Joan
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My son tried to feed a stink bug to his 1 year old beaded dragon.
My son tried to feed a stink bug to his 1 year old beaded dragon. When the beardie bit into the stink bug, it emitted its stink and the beardie let it go. But now the beardie has the stink bug odor on… read more
Joan
Joan
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My son has a queensland carpet snake and checked on it twice
My son has a queensland carpet snake and checked on it twice this morning, the. At 1pm this afternoon for no reason it has died, it is all stiff with white eyes, do u know what could if caused this as… read more
Joan
Joan
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20,070 satisfied customers
My beardie is having a hard time eating. It seems like he cant
My beardie is having a hard time eating. It seems like he can't open his mouth very wide anymore. He is almost 9 and has slowed down a lot. He doesn't want crickets or dandelion tops anymore which use… read more
Joan
Joan
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My sons bearded dragon is very very ill. We dont have a
My son's bearded dragon is very very ill. We don't have a vet near us that is knowledgeable about reptiles. He is very dehydrated, his eyes are sunken in, he has mucous coming from his mouth, his bowe… read more
Anna
Anna
Reptile Expert, Biologist
Bachelor's Degree
3,997 satisfied customers
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