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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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I just got a bearded dragon 3 days ago, learning everything

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hello i just got a bearded dragon 3 days ago
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is wrong with the dragon?
Customer: learning everything i can, about him he is doing well the only concern is that he only poops when i place him in warm water i also changed the substrate from sand as the original breaded had him.
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the dragon?
Customer: his first poo was watery when i recieved him
Submitted: 11 days ago.
Category: Reptile
Expert:  Joan replied 11 days ago.


My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 35+ years and have worked with Dragons over 40 years. I need to ask some questions about set up and husbandry and I will supply you my personal care sheet that is comprhensive and I cna answer all questions.

Can you tell me about tank size?

Substrate using now?

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

Full spectrum basking spotlight?

Diet Veggies/Prey?


Temps in basking area, ambiet temp and cool side?