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I have a 2 month old baby leopard gecko. Today, I picked up
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Anna
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I have a leopard gecko that has a swollen back foot, he also
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Anna
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hi my 2 year old leopard gecko has a crust around her mouth,
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Anna
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Hi joan this is roger I have a a new diablo blanco leopard
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four feet on his back and is now dragging his back leg
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Hi I have male lepoard gecko who i think is about 6-9 months.
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