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Joan, Veterinary Technician
Category: Reptile
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Experience:  35+ years experience as veterinary tech and 40+ years experience doing reptile rescues.
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I have a red iguana. he wont eat or drink im worried. hes

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hi i have a red iguana. he wont eat or drink im worried. hes about 3 ft long. tried feeding vitamin and water in a little surenge.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Reptile
Expert:  Joan replied 1 year ago.


My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 30 + Years with special interest in Reptiles and Reptile Rescue. I need to ask some questions to see how I can help. Please do not rate until I give you an answer.

Can you tell me about the set up?



How long since he has eaten?

Temps in enclosure basking area, warm side and cool side?

Passing stool?

UVB light, how old florescent linear tube or compact coil, strength and brand?

Basking light?


Expert:  Joan replied 1 year ago.
Hi Dave,
I'm just following up on our conversation about Mr Lizzard. How is everything going?