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I have a bearded dragon that is about a year old she is a

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I have a bearded dragon that is about a year old she is a rescue and her previous owner rarely held her. I try to handle her daily for short periods of time. I found out this was really stressing her out so I stopped recently, but now she has gone a week without eating and she wont poop. She curls up in a ball in the corner of her cage and won't move. She has already shed her skin so I know it can't be that. Please help any advice would be useful at this point.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Reptile
Expert:  Joan replied 2 months ago.

Hello,

My name Is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 35+ years and have worked with Dragons over 40 years.

Can you tell me about tank set up?

Substrate?

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

Basking light?

Diet Veggoes/prey?

Supplements?

Temps in basking area, ambient temp and cool side?

Joan