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I have 2 male bearded dragons kept in separate enclosures.
Hi Pearl. My name is***** have 2 male bearded dragons kept in separate enclosures. The eldest is a Central Bearded Dragon and approximately 14 years old. The younger is an Eastern Bearded Dragon and i… read more
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Joan
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My baby bearded dragon ate two crickets and got bloated so
My baby bearded dragon ate two crickets and got bloated so we put him in a bath of warm water he stopped breathing so we did CPR and he showed a couple signs of life but then he stopped responding. Wh… read more
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PitRottMommy
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My bearded dragon has been acting extremely lazy and sleepy
Hi my bearded dragon has been acting extremely lazy and sleepy the past 2 days Not eating anything and moving the least amount … read more
Joan
Joan
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Our beardie is about 6 months old or so. He has been in
Our beardie is about 6 months old or so. He has been in brumation for almost 2 weeks but needed a bath so I got him out to soak him in warm water. Well he had a bowel movement in the process. (Never o… read more
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Joan
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I got a bearded dragon for my son 15 days ago. the BD is
Hello, I got a bearded dragon for my son 15 days ago. the BD is about two to three months old. The first week he did well in terms of behavior but it was not eating the amount of life crickets they sa… read more
Joan
Joan
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How can a bearded dragon go without eating. does a bearded
How long can a bearded dragon go without eating. does a bearded dragon go into a type of hibernation and not eat for long periods of time with no water just being sprayed and very little pooping.… read more
Anna
Anna
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My bearded dragon seems to not leave s de. She will sit on
My bearded dragon seems to not leave his hide. She will sit on her rock for a few minutes, and then go back inside and seem to just sit in there. Her last stool was runny. I just upgraded the basking … read more
Anna
Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
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Good Morning Joan- We've got a 3 year old bearded dragon lizard
Good Morning Joan- We've got a 3 year old bearded dragon lizard that is barely breathing. We thought he was bruminating, but he has stopped moving entirely, and stopped eating about 5 days ago. His sk… read more
Joan
Joan
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my bearded dragon has not eaten in two months. He sleeps a lot. When I take him out of h
my bearded dragon has not eaten in two months. He sleeps a lot. When I take him out of his habitat he seems fine. I heard that they sometims hibernate. Do you think I have anything to worry about?… read more
Anna
Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
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Our bearded dragon is very stiff. When we got him nobody told
Our bearded dragon is very stiff. When we got him nobody told us about brumation. And now we feel he is dead. Last night he moved slightly and periodically opened his mouth. Is he dead or in brumation… read more
Anna
Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
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6 month old bearded dragon. Regularly kept him on small crickets
6 month old bearded dragon. Regularly kept him on small crickets and veggies up until a couple weeks ago. Introduced some larger crickets which caused a discharge of shells either through feces or vom… read more
Joan
Joan
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How long can a bearded dragon go without touching his food
How long can a bearded dragon go without touching his food in winter? If this is brumescence, when will it stop?… read more
Anna
Anna
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My Daughter has a 1 year old Dragon and its diet is usally
My Daughter has a 1 year old Dragon and its diet is usally Collard Greens,Kale and some sliced apple or Mango, then every other day or so some crickets. Well about 2 weeks ago he stopped eating the gr… read more
Joan
Joan
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I have an adult bearded dragon about 4-5 years old. For the
I have an adult bearded dragon about 4-5 years old. For the last few weeks, he is inactive all day and night and spends his time in his log and hasn't eaten or drank in about a week (when he does eat,… read more
Anna
Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
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Hi, I need help immediately please. I have a Rankin Dragon
Hi, I need help immediately please. I have a Rankin Dragon which is a dwarf bearded dragon. He is 6 months old and is in partial brumation. He is used to baths and I have just bathed him, where he ble… read more
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Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
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I have a baby bearded dragon who I have had for about a month.
I have a baby bearded dragon who I have had for about a month. It recently has stopped eating and has gotten very skinny. He is very sluggish and keeps his eyes closed a lot. I think that it is becaus… read more
Anna
Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
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our bearded dragon wont use his back legs and when my husband
our bearded dragon won't use his back legs and when my husband massaged his belly he felt a lump so googling it seems he is likely impacted. He keeps opening his mouth really wide and sticking out his… read more
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Joan
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My bearded dragon is listless and wont eat. Bought him medium
My bearded dragon is listless and won't eat. Bought him medium crickets. Normally he would chase them all over the tank. Now he is just sitting there watching them. Won't et veggies either… read more
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Joan
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