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My bearded dragon won't eat or drink and has gone very pale

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My bearded dragon won't eat or drink and has gone very pale with black markings, she is 2 years old. She's very listless and non responsive
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Veterinarian will know how to help the dragon. What is the dragon's name?
Customer: Zilla
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Zilla?
Customer: She has both a heat and UV lamp and appropriate tank size and bedding
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Reptile
Expert:  Joan replied 4 months ago.


My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 30+ years and have worked with Dragons over 40 years.

Can you tell me about the set up?


UVB light, age of bulb, strength, linear tube or compact coil, and brand?

Is basking light full spectrum clear basking bulb?

Temps in Basking area, ambient temps, and cool side?

Diet Prey/veggies?