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My horsefield tortoise isnt moving much and hasnt eaten

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hello my horsefield tortoise isnt moving much and hasnt eaten anything for a while,he lives in a vivarium with a heat lamp,hes been eating carrot,green beans,broccolli,dandelions.I havent had him very long about 6 months he is about 4 years old.Thanks sharon
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Reptile
Expert:  Joan replied 1 year ago.
Hello,My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 30+ years with special interest in Reptiles and Reptile Rescue.Can you tell me if you have a UVB light, age of bulb, linear tube or compact coil, strength and brand?Basking bulb?Temps in the closure in Basking are and on cool side?Do you feed any flowers or weeds with the diet I see above?Any supplements?Any runny nose, swollen eyes or problems breathing?Joan