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Anna, Reptile Expert, Biologist
Category: Reptile
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Experience:  Have owned turtles, snakes, amphibians, and lizards. Study and provide habitat for wild herps.
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He hasn't been eating and has a red swollen sore on his

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He hasn't been eating and has a red swollen sore on his tail
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the reptile's name and age?
Customer: Winslow, he is about 3 years old
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Winslow?
Customer: He usually eats mealworms but I just got crickets for him.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Reptile
Expert:  Joan replied 2 months ago.


My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 35+ years and have worked with Reptiles for 40+ years.

Can you tell me what type of Reptile Winslow is?

Can you tell me about the set up?



Heat source?


Customer: replied 2 months ago.
He is a gecko. He is in a 20 gallon aquarium temp around 80 degrees. He usually eats mealworms. I have Day and night heat bulbs for him.
Expert:  Joan replied 2 months ago.

Can you tell me about the substrate?


Can you ost a picture of the area?