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She seems to be having trouble pooping. She attempted to while taking a bath but seemed to really struggle. A Lil thread of prepoop came out but then she seemed to get blocked up like she's constipated

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. What sort of animal are we talking about?

A bearded dragon. A Lil over a year old.

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. What is the dragon's name?

Shmaug. Female

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about the dragon?

Until recently she was not eating aND acting lathargic. I got her to start eating again recently and she has started to behave more normal the last couple days

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Reptile
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My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 35+ years and have worked with Reptiles for 40+ years.

Can yBasking light?

Diet Veggies/prey?

Supplements?

Temps in basking area, ambient temp and cool side?

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