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We bought a veiled chameleon about a month ago, he seemed to
hi! we bought a veiled chameleon about a month ago, he seemed to be doing really well and then yesterday he was acting strange for a couple of hours and then died! my kids are heartbroken, of course, … read more
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I have a veiled Chameleon who is about 6 months old. For the
I have a veiled Chameleon who is about 6 months old. For the past couple of days, his eyes will not open. He is now shedding. … read more
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My Chameleon had round spots on his knees that looked like
My Chameleon had round spots on his knees that looked like they were preparing to shed. Now they look more like a scab and one looks a little goopy. I'm trying to figure out what could be causing this… read more
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Bought this veiled cham, pet store had this baby in same
Bought this veiled cham, pet store had this baby in same glass container as another much larger one that was trying to kill him. I took him home. His tail is very dark dry and cruchy. In a week he has… read more
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I just bought a 5 month old veiled chemeleon, when we first
I just bought a 5 month old veiled chemeleon, when we first brought her home she was extremely happy and bright in color. A few daya ago she started her first shedding (in my presence that is) and now… read more
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Joan
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Joan, I just bought a veiled chameleon from Petsmart
Joan, I just bought a veiled chameleon from Petsmart yesterday. He is wobbly when he moves. He is moving around in the cage and eating crickets, stool is moist, firm and brown. He looks thin with visi… read more
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My chameleon has been sitting in the same spot all week and
My chameleon has been sitting in the same spot all week and won't eat. He keeps opening his mouth like he's "gasping for air" (just what it looks like. And I don't think he can open one eye! What is w… read more
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Anna
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My chameleon is 4 months old and has lost his appetite since
My chameleon is 4 months old and has lost his appetite since shedding and now seems to be closing his eyes more regularly. Can you help? His viv is 82 and under heat lamp 119.… read more
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Joan
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My juvenile veiled chameleons color has become a very light
My juvenile veiled chameleon's color has become a very light yellow/green, except for an area toward the middle hind end which is brownish on both sides. She is not eating or moving very much.… read more
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Joan
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My 7 month old male veiled chameleon has been lying on the
My 7 month old male veiled chameleon has been lying on the bottom of his cage and doesnt have much of an appetite. He seems kind of lethargic too, but he is still bright green. Is this because he is s… read more
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Anna
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my veiled chameleons head has a grayish color. He/she also remains a darker redish
my veiled chameleon's head has a grayish color. He/she also remains a darker redish color more than the green colors when first brought home from Petsmart. eyes are clear and motor function seems fine… read more
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Joan
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I have a veiled chameleon who is acting very lethargic and
I have a veiled chameleon who is acting very lethargic and I don't know what to do, please help. I held him this morning and he fell asleep in my hand, it was very strange.… read more
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Hello, I have a male Veiled Chameleon who has a swelling under
Hello, I have a male Veiled Chameleon who has a swelling under his neck, it has been there off and on for a couple of weeks but in the last few days is there all the time. Nothing to do with him blowi… read more
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Anna
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4 days ago) a veiled chameleon he has not eaten for 4 days..shedding
I recently bought(4 days ago) a veiled chameleon he has not eaten for 4 days now, age is 4 months. His color is still green, but he started shedding yesterday. Not sure if this could be stress related… read more
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Anna
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Hiii, Ive had a veiled chameleon that I bought from a pet
Hiii, I've had a veiled chameleon that I bought from a pet store about a month and a half ago, it's a male and I've made sure I have the proper environment as well as diet for him. I give him calcium … read more
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Anna
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I have got a yemen chameleon age about 6 months. I bought it
I have got a yemen chameleon age about 6 months. I bought it 1 months ago and it has been fine for 3 weeks. temperature/humidity etc. are consistant. He shed his skin twice last time one week ago. Sin… read more
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Anna
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jackson chameleon and ive noticed..whitish color..black spots
I just recently got a Jackson chameleon and I've noticed that his tail looks dry compared to his body. His tail is a light green-whitish color. is that normal? He also has these black spots on the bot… read more
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Anna
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I have a veiled chameleon and the bottom of his tail is tunring
I have a veiled chameleon and the bottom of his tail is tunring black. Do you have any idea why or if it is going to die?… read more
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