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My leopard geko wont eat and is walking on elbows. he or she

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my leopard geko wont eat and is walking on elbows. he or she is about 4 years old
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: I'll check. It appears there is some shed on a front foot
JA: What is the leopard's name?
Customer: Bob
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Bob?
Customer: hes not eating. He was living on sand, we thot it was right, but apparently its not good? so we moved him/her onto paper towels for now
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.

Can you tell me about the set up?




Heat source?

Can you post a Picture of the Gecko?

State to locate a Herp Vet?