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I've had my leopard gecko for about 17 years. He has always
I've had my leopard gecko for about 17 years. He has always been tan/brown with dark spots. In the Last 3 days he has turned mostly yellow. Should I worry or is his a natural phenomena … read more
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pet store..seem to be eating and I havent seen any droppings..feeding
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My female leopard gecko has a bad place on the top of her head
My female leopard gecko has a bad place on the top of her head where it looks like the skin has peeled back and its showing the meat. Its sort of a big place. Im not sure what the cause of this is, bu… read more
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Hi. I have a 4 month old leopard gecko and she has not been
Hi. I have a 4 month old leopard gecko and she has not been eating or going to the bathroom for a week now. She has been shedding good eating and going to the bathroom regulary and all of a sudden jus… read more
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Im caring for my sons leopard gecko while hes away at college.
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My young leopard gecko quit eatting and is losing weight.
My young leopard gecko quit eatting and is losing weight. I am very worried. There are no reptile vets in my area. Any suggestions?… read more
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Anna
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droppings..feeding..warm bath and massaged his belly what is up
we got a baby leopard gecko about two week ago, so far we have not seen any droppings, the heater is at the right tempature, he has a humed hidy-hole, and we are feeding him/her 3 babey crikets dusted… read more
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I got a juvenile leopard gecko from Pet smart about two weeks
Why won't my juvenile leopard gecko eat?I got a juvenile leopard gecko from Pet smart about two weeks ago. He was eating a little at first but has now completely stopped. Today i gave him a cricket an… read more
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Anna
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My sons leopard gecko has a swollen front foot and has stopped
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my leopard gecko is ill. his/her joints look swollen. he/she
my leopard gecko is ill. his/her joints look swollen. he/she is still eating but i dont think she is getting enough liquids.he/she lives in a calcium sand home with many places to hide and has a incan… read more
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vomit..animal is clean..active and drinks, but has not fed..feeding
I have recently been given an adult male Leopard Gecko that seems to be trying to vomit something up. Feces are of a normal colour & solid, and the vent area of the animal is clean. He is active and d… read more
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Both my leopard geckos are very ill, I am taking them to see
Both my leopard geckos are very ill, I am taking them to see a Reptile Specialist on Tuesday (thats the closest time I can see them) I have taken them to the vets often these past couple of weekes how… read more
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my 2 yr old gecko has lost weight, wont eat, and her eyes
my 2 yr old gecko has lost weight, won't eat, and her eyes are swollen. Several days ago I noticed a yellowish discharge, then yellow crusting. Have been rinsing with saline. Help!… read more
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lost weight..weight, both male and female have skinny tails
My sons pair of geckos are not eating and have lost weight, both male and female have skinny tails. I have just read that they need worming and understand thay can pick up pin worms from crickets. I h… read more
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one swollen eye and is not eating recently..Seems somewhat lethargic.
Our leopard gecko seems to have one swollen eye and is not eating recently. Seems somewhat lethargic. Could this be calcium deficiency? If so, how do we get her calcium when she won't eat?… read more
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