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We put our bearded dragon outside in a 10 gallon aquarium to
We put our bearded dragon outside in a 10 gallon aquarium to let bask for another about 45 minutes. It's very hot right now. When we checked on him he isn't moving. His beard is black and his tail is … read more
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My water dragon has a tank at good humidity around 80 and
Hi, my water dragon has a tank at good humidity around 80 and his/her tank is the correct heat, we have been feeding him live crickets and soldier worms he continues to eat and makes urate but he hasn… read more
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He doesn't poop normally or all that much, Pépe and 5, He
He doesn't eat much and his beard is always black down to his stomach… read more
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Kelly Hill
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I think my bearded dragon has over heated, he's full on
I think my bearded dragon has over heated, he's full on black beard, can't move and barely breathing. I don't have a car so is there something I can do to help him? … read more
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He is breathing heavily and seems to be "coughing". He
He is breathing heavily and seems to be "coughing". He hasn't eaten since Saturday. Took him to the vet on Tuesday but was only given a dewormer as he looked healthy and normal. Planning on taking him… read more
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Fancy Bearded Dragon was found outside. We have Bearded
Fancy Bearded Dragon was found outside. We have Bearded Dragons. We brought him in and soaked him to rehydrate him. Attempted to feed him - he ate 1 Super Worm. Warmed him up and have him under lights… read more
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My bearded dragon has been making strange sounds,like
My bearded dragon has been making strange sounds,like gasping or coughing and tonight he spit up blood and mucus and is barely breathing… read more
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I have a bearded dragon I suspect has a respiratory infection
I have a bearded dragon I suspect has a respiratory infection but I am currently snowed in and dont have a reptile vet near me that will be open any time soon. The only antibiotic I have available is … read more
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We have a male bearded dragon that is black around cheeks.
We have a male bearded dragon that is black around cheeks. mouth was full of sand substrate doesnt seem to responsive… read more
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Joan
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I need help please. My male bearded dragon, Rockey, has black
I need help please. My male bearded dragon, Rockey, has black all over his chin. He is not moving. The only reason I know he is alive is because he is breathing. He is my best friend, please, how can … read more
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Joan
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My baby bearded dragon got injured. My daughter said the neighbor
My baby bearded dragon got injured. My daughter said the neighbor friend sat on him. He is eating and pooping regularly. He is moving around, but not getting up on his structure any longer. Should I t… read more
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Joan
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Our daughter was bathing her bearded dragon. He put his head
Our daughter was bathing her bearded dragon. He put his head under water when she grabbed him, water poured out of his mouth. He is breathing normal, but is pale and black bearded. We are trying to wa… read more
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Joan
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last few days hes been going into cold spots of his cage..lifeless
My bearded dragon is about 7 years old. He tends to hibernat every winter, but the last few days he's been going into cold spots of his cage and he's starting to turn black. I found him lifeless about… read more
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beardie: my 4 year old..bath..black collar and half tail went black
My beardie was taken by my 4 year old for a bath and soaped him. He was very distressed clear with black collar and half tail went black. He also went into catatonic state. We kept him warm and made s… read more
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I have a 12 year old bearded dragon. Today, I noticed his/her
I have a 12 year old bearded dragon. Today, I noticed his/her beard is very black which it never was before. What does that mean?… read more
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my water dragon is not moving I put him in water and is not
my water dragon is not moving I put him in water and is not responding. His color looks good but he is being like that for the past week not wanted to move at all and just staying in one location only… read more
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bearded dragon. losing color, heavy breathing, beard getting
bearded dragon. losing color, heavy breathing, beard getting really black. throwing up. was at the vet 10 days ago for severe white solid urates. have been giving him 20 minute soaking baths a day, he… read more
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Anna
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my son has a bearded dragon symptoms include tail turning black
my son has a bearded dragon symptoms include tail turning black tiredness and exhaustion and labored breathing.A 4yr old male… read more
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