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I think may be impacted leopard gecko. Couple weeks now and
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Our Leopard Gecko has been throwing up her food and hasn't
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I have a leopard gecko 🦎 He's about 10 years old. His tail
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Anna
Anna
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She hasn't pooped in 4 days, she is only dropping Urates.
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Joan
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I bought a year old leopard gecko from my girlfriend's
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Anna
Anna
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I don't think he is drinking any water and this morning when
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Anna
Anna
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We have a male leopard gecko that we purchased back in mid
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Anna
Anna
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We fed him soon after he got home..Nine days ago, he stopped eating.
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Anna
Anna
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droppings..feeding..warm bath and massaged his belly what is up
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My son has a 3-4 yr old geko that seemed healthy..ate..meal worms
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we have a 2 year old male leopard gecko. we did not know about
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My boys have 2 leopard geckos housed together. One is 3 years
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Anna
Anna
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Our leopard gecko has not eaten for a couple days now. He
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Anna
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My leopard gecko hasnt been eating for about four weeks. He
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