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Our 6 year old leopard gecko has a swollen eye, it's red
Our 6 year old leopard gecko has a swollen eye, it's red underneath and now the swelling is spreading to the ear area. It has gotten worse over night. I have washed the area with saline and I am using… read more
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I believe that my leopard gecko may have rotting tail. It
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My leopard gecko just bit my daughter while she was feeding
my leopard gecko just bit my daughter while she was feeding him. Now is jaw doesn't close on the left side. … read more
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My leopard gecko just shed today and the back feet are red
My leopard gecko just shed today and the back feet are red and the under side of the tail are pink. He had stuck shed on the back feet but I was able to get it off … read more
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It looks like there's a bloody mass coming out of its anus.
It looks like there's a bloody mass coming out of its anus … read more
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Just rescued a male leopard gecko. Noticed behind his take
Just rescued a male leopard gecko. Noticed behind his take on the right side is red and swollen … read more
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Our leopard gecko had a very full belly for at least 24
Our leopard gecko had a very full belly for at least 24 hours. He pooped today and is now lethargic and barely breathing he is red at the anal area … read more
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I have a male leopard gecko, approximately 2 years old, his
I have a male leopard gecko, approximately 2 years old, his testicles are swollen and hard. There is also a scab on the underside of the swollen area … read more
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It looks like our leopard gecko has pieces of skin hanging
It looks like our leopard gecko has pieces of skin hanging from his femoral pores and the bottom of his tail is a faint pink and feels a little weird, almost like a snake. Any idea what might be causi… read more
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i have a 18 month old leopard gecko which has recently developed
i have a 18 month old leopard gecko which has recently developed a hard lump at the base of its tail ,… read more
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Today we found him chewing at his vent...looks swollen
We have a 8 year old leopard gecko. Today we found him chewing at his vent. The vent looks swollen and there are two hard bumps directly below the vent. The bumps feel like sacks of sand and they are … read more
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Hello, I have a Leopard Gecko who I think is about 6-8 yrs old.
Hello, I have a Leopard Gecko who I think is about 6-8 yrs old. We got him from a previous owner. We have had him for 2 yrs now and he has been great. Within the past few weeks he appears to be losing… read more
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I have an 8 year old leopard gecko that has developed a swelling
I have an 8 year old leopard gecko that has developed a swelling near its tail area. The tail has gotten thin and short. It feeds well, but seems to have difficulty swallowing quickly. Is this an obst… read more
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1 of them has enlarged things..is, he still eats and looks healthy
Ive had a leopard gecko (2 of them) and 1 of them has enlarged things by his tail, not sure what to call it, right where his body ends and his tail begins any suggestions on what this is, he still eat… read more
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frightened..her tail vigorously but did not drop..rigid..than normal
My loepard gecko was definately frightened by my friend's son last night. At the time she was flicking her tail vigorously but did not drop. Today the tip of of her beautiful fat tail seems rigid and … read more
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My leopard gecko has an open, puffy, ulcer type mass on his
My leopard gecko has an open, puffy, ulcer type mass on his left hind leg and under his tail.… read more
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We have a four-year old Leopard Gecko that has been refusing
We have a four-year old Leopard Gecko that has been refusing to eats for several weeks. It has lost a considerable amount of weight and is very lethargic. It appears to have something going on on its … read more
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We have an adult leopard gecko, over 9 years of age. He is
We have an adult leopard gecko, over 9 years of age. He is healthy, but he has an oversized lump bulging out from the base of his tail, at his back legs. One of us thinks this is his "sex," the other … read more
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