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I have a 4yr old leopard gecko that isn't eating? A month
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Both his eyes are bad he refused to open them and there's
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My leopard gecko's eyes are usually green but recently I've
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Hi I have two African fat tail geckos and one is shedding but he's not looking too good … read more
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I need urgent help, I just suffered a fire in my house, in
I need urgent help, I just suffered a fire in my house, in my room to be precisely, and my leopard gecko lives there. He turned purple and I don't know what to do now how do I know he's alright? … read more
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My pet is very lethargic pale and no apetite. Leopard geico.
Hi my pet is very lethargic pale and no apetite JA: Hi there. I'll do all I can to help. What type of reptile are we talking about? Customer: Leopard geico JA: How long has the reptile been lethargic?… read more
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My leopard gecko lost its tail a few weeks ago, it just went
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My leopard gecko has a swollen left eye. I don't see any
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I have my son's leopard spotted gecko who I think (my son
i have my son's leopard spotted gecko who I think (my son thinks is male) and who is 15-16 years old. He isn't eating. Is spending days next to the water area or under the tree or on the heat rock. He… read more
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It looks like our leopard gecko has pieces of skin hanging
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My leopard gecko has recently had trouble shedding the skin
My leopard gecko has recently had trouble shedding the skin around his eyes and mouth. I did some research and gently rubbed a Q-tip dipped in warm water to remove the skin around his mouth, but the e… read more
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