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My daughter's bearded dragon's eye is. At first the eye was

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Hi, my daughter's bearded dragon's...
Hi, my daughter's bearded dragon's eye is white. At first the eye was crusted and we heard that it could be a vitamin A deficiency, so we've been feeding it vegetables that are high in Vit A. Now the eye is just white - kind of like a cataract. She is only about a year old.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dragon's eye's name?
Customer: I don't understand the question. The dragon's name is Zookie.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Zookie?
Customer: Had outgrown her aquarium, and we recently moved her to a much larger one. The problem started before the move.
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Reptile
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Reptile Expert: Joan, Veterinary Technician replied 1 year ago
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Hello,

My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 30+ years with special interest in Reptiles and Reptile Rescue.

Cam you tell me about the set up?

Substrate?

UVB light, age of bulb, strength, Linear tube r compact coil and brand?

Basking light?

Diet Prey/Veggies?

Supplements?

Can you post a Picture of the eye?

State to locate a Herp Vet?

Joan

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Its the set up you buy all together with two day lights and a black light for night. I don't know anything else about that. She usually has crickets, freeze-dried worms, and the like with the calcium powder. We are in NY
Reptile Expert: Joan, Veterinary Technician replied 1 year ago

I need to know if you have a UVB bulb and the age as well if it the long tube or a coil bulb.

Can you post a Picture of the eye?

Joan

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