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My baby bearded dragon is very lethargic and wont eat. It is
My baby bearded dragon is very lethargic and wont eat. It is also raising its head and opening its mouth in a gaping way. … read more
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Anna
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Is there a fee to ask a question? Bearded dragon. My 2 year
My 2 year old male bearded dragon housed alone (no other pets in house) has never had any previous health issues. We use papertowels and butcher paper for cage floor only and any poop in his cage is always cleaned up immediately. For a day and a half he has been keeping one eye, the same eye, closed most of the day. It doesn't have any discharge or discoloration. When i first noticed it yesterday, i saw a really small piece of skin on his eyelid that i thought maybe was stuck shed. I took a damp clean wash cloth with water and was able to gentle rub it away. He still kept his eye closed after. There is no bleeding, no redness. Today he's still keeping it closed. I dripped some clean warm water over the closed lid and covered it with a clean warm wet wash cloth for a few seconds, but he's still keeping it closed like he's babying it. Any suggestions as to what is going on?… read more
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We got a bearded dragon 3 days ago. It was eating great and
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I just read My bearded dragon has a black beard, his body is
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My name is ***** *****. And my bearded dragon doesn't want
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Is my beardie dead or hibernating? Was fine yesterday, eating
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Anna
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I just bought a 2 month old bearded dragon 2 days ago. The
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I have a small bearded dragon that is about 3 months old. Last
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My six year bearded dragon right eye is a little swollen and
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months old..cage where he slept, still just lying there..breathing
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