Before I go on, is Tango a veiled chameleon, or is she some other type?
Since veiled chameleons are most popular, I'm going to give you information assuming Tango is a veiled. If she is another type, let me know because the temperature information may be different.
Another factor in this may be temperature. Chameleons are adaptable to temperature extremes in their wild habitat, but there they can move around to find warmer or cooler spots. In a cage they have no choice. After months of being too cold, the digestive system becomes sluggish. Illness can even devlope. The coldest part of the cage should be 82.5*F. There should be a warm basking area that is kept at 89*F to 113*F. That sounds hot to us, but to a chameleon, it is just right. At night the temperature can be allowed to drop to 72*F to 79*F. Use a good digital probe thermometer to measure the temperature. You can adjust the temperature by raising or lowering the fixture or by changing the bulb to one with higher or lower wattage. If you have to lower the fixture, don't put it so low that yTango can touch it and be burned.
Insufficient fiber can also cause constipation.Chameleons need plant foods. One of the easiest ways to provide them is to grow live plants in the cage. Live plants also keep the humidity level up. This site has lists of safe and unsafe plants:
You can also feed collard greens and other purchased greens. This site has great information on what vegetables to feed, and how often:
Your UVB light is due to be replaced. Regardless of what the box might say, the lights stop emitting adequate UVB light (which we can't see) after 6 months. They continue to give off visible light for years, so they look fine to us. This isn't a factor in the present problem, but replacing the light will prevent future problems.
If you get Tango warmed up and try the first aid measures for constipation I gave you, but she still doesn't have a bowel movement, it would be best to make an appointment with a reptile vet. She may have a blockage. If you end up needing a vet, this link will take you to a directory of vets:
If you have more concerns, just let me know. I hope warmer temepratures and the first aid measures will take care of the problem.
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