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I went to go feed my leopard and his eye looks goopy like
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Second opinion] We have a leopard gecko that has blackened eyes. There does not appear to be any discharge from the eyes. My concern is that he does not appear to see his food. There is no reaction to… read more
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Anna
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I just got my leopard gecko about a week ago and he/she was
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I have a 4 year old leopard gecko and he shed about a week
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Constantly shedding. His skin his cracking so bad he bleeds
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My leopard gecko has completely lost interest in crickets
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we have a leopard gecko. He has shown no interest in eating
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Hi, I am taking care of my daughters school gecko. She is
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Hello, I have a 4yr old male leopard albino gecko Louie. He
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OUR LEOPARD GECKO LIZARD HAS STOPPED EATING CRICKETS AND HAS
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my daughters gecko is now white is it sick what does it need
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I have a male and female leopard gecko. The male is fat and
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We have a leopard gecko that has seemed to have lost his appetite.
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