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My leopard gecko doesn't open his eyed and is very
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He looks pale, not from about to shed. Skin that should of
He looks pale, not from about to shed. Skin that should of shed is stuck on his face and around his eyes. … read more
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I have a blind leopard gecko and I'm not really sure how I'm
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I rescued a leopard gecko from someone that was not taking
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My leopard gecko has really dry skin on his nose and a
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Constantly shedding. His skin his cracking so bad he bleeds
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My leopard geckos eyes have shut, he appears to still be
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My leopard gecko is 23 years old. I have had him 11 years.
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He seems to have an eye infection and won't eat, Otis and he
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I have a 3 year old leopard gecko. For weeks he has not opened
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my leopard gecko is not opening its eyes. He recently shed
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we have a 2 year old male leopard gecko. we did not know about
we have a 2 year old male leopard gecko. we did not know about putting a humid house in the tank, and he has shed and the skin did not come away from his eyes. I tried wiping with a damp towel and the… read more
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Hi Joan - I have a fat tailed gecko who hasnt been eating
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