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My leopard geckos (2 years old) eyes appear to be crusted
My leopard geckos (2 years old) eyes appear to be crusted shut and he hasn't eaten in nearly two weeks. We've given him baths to help. Any advice? … read more
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My leopard gecko has a white film on his upper lip - sort of
My leopard gecko has a white film on his upper lip - sort of like a mustache - and licks it quite often. His eyes also seem to be bugging him, as he keeps licking them as well. He's eating and drinkin… read more
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I have a leopard gecko who is about 12 now. She is no longer
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He hasn't eaten in a few weeks and is shedding constantly
He hasn't eaten in a few weeks and is shedding constantly his eyes have been shut for a few days … read more
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It's eye is kind of shut and the area around the eye and
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Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
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My leopard (well, my boyfriend's) leopard gecko won't open
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She been moving slow, not like usual, and not eating much.
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Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
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He is about 6 years old and about 4 months ago, he had 1 eye
He is about 6 years old and about 4 months ago, he had 1 eye shut and stopped eating. He has been to the vet twice and has been hand fed for the past 4 months. Eye is not getting better despite antibi… read more
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Is it normal for my Leopard Gecko to eat less and sleep more
Is it normal for my Leopard Gecko to eat less and sleep more as it is getting ready to shed. This is her first time shedding also … read more
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Joan
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My leopard geckos eyes have shut, he appears to still be
hi my leopard geckos eyes have shut, he appears to still be eating and drinking and when I lightly pour some water on his head he opens his eyes and there doesnt look to be a problem but then he will … read more
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Joan
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Its eyes are shut, Petals and its about a year old, The
The sheddings have been a bit off. She lost her toes but they're growing back. The skin on her head has been hard for her to shed off and then three weeks ago her eyes sealed shut… read more
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He seems to have an eye infection and won't eat, Otis and he
He seems to have an eye infection and won't eat JA: I'm sorry to hear that. There are all sorts of infestations the reptile can pick up. I'll have you talk to the Veterinarian who'll sort out what is … read more
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hi There, I just bought a leopard gecko from someone that
hi There, I just bought a leopard gecko from someone that did not know how to take care of. She was living in a 40 gallon aquarium with a normal light bulb of 100 watt. She has been very sick for 4 mo… read more
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Anna
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Hi, I have two leopard geckos. Ive had both for about 6 years
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year old female..nose..mouth..I think shes blind in both eyes now
I have 3 year old female albino leopard gecko who was having trouble shedding, especially around her eyes, nose and mouth. I've decreased the humidity in her tank and have used saline solution to flus… read more
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Anna
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Bachelor's Degree
4,383 satisfied customers
over 4 weeks that she isnt interested in them at all
Hi, I have a leopard gecko for over a year now that was given to us from a neighbor who had her for 3 more years. She used to eat between 1 and 3 super mealworms a week and now it's been over 4 weeks … read more
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Anna
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My leopard gecko male age 15 - 17 years went blind in one eye,
My leopard gecko male age 15 - 17 years went blind in one eye, affecting his ability to strike and capture food. Managed to help him find food by placing it on his good side on contrasting color, and … read more
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