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Second Opinion] My male leopard gecko's hemipenes were found super swollen after I returned home from a 10-day trip. Some sands (sand base habitat) were stuck in his hemipenes; I rinsed it for 10 min … read more
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I have 2 leopard geckos that are siblings. Noticed the
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She hasnt eaten in a few weeks, and is way too skinny.
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He seems to have an eye infection and won't eat, Otis and he
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mo old..housed in a 40 gallon tank with green carpet flooring.
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My leopard gecko had a hard ball of sand attached to its anus.
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