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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 have a bearded dragon and she is getting a black tail and

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I have a bearded dragon and she is getting a black tail and is very sleepy all the time
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Expert will know how to help the dragon. What is the dragon's name and age?
Customer: Raiden and only a few weeks
JA: How old is Raiden?
Customer: Like 6 weeks or so
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Raiden?
Customer: She is not really eating alot
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Reptile
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

1) What is the ambient temp and hot spot temp in the habitat?

2) What substrate is being used?

3) When did she last eat?

4) What bulbs are being used for the habitat?

5) How long have you had her?

6) What does her diet consist of?

7) What vitamin supplementation are you using, if any, and how often is it provided?
8) Can you share pictures of the tail?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
She is about 6 weeks old she eats mostly crickets and super worms I use a uvb and uva bold for her and I've had her about 3 weeks
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month ago.

Were you able to see the full 8 questions I posted above?