Author: Margaret A. Wissman, DVM, DABVP

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Ball Python Snake Not Eating

Ball Python Snake Not Eating

I moved my ball python snake into a new terrarium and now he is not eating. What is wrong with him? [...]

My Leopard Gecko Is Not Eating

My leopard gecko ran away and now that I found her again, she won't eat. Why is this? [...]
Bearded Dragon Will Not Eat

Bearded Dragon Will Not Eat

My bearded dragon recently stopped eating and I was wondering what would cause this? [...]
Snake Winter Anorexia

Snake Winter Anorexia

Do ball pythons typically go through a hibernation state during the winter? [...]
Reptile Injury Or Metabolic Bone Disease

Reptile Injury Or Metabolic Bone Disease

We have a female collard lizard, which we have had now for four weeks (juvenile). About one week ago, we noticed her front right hand to be extreme [...]

African Fat-Tailed Gecko's Tail Not

Why is my African fat-tailed gecko lethargic and eating less? [...]

Anorexic Leopard Gecko

I was told my lizards have worms and was prescribed Panacur, which I’ve administered now for a week without any change in condition. What else can I d [...]
Bearded Dragon Seizures

Bearded Dragon Seizures

What causes my bearded dragon to suffer seizures, and how can I prevent them? [...]
Bearded Dragon Won't Eat

Bearded Dragon Won't Eat

My bearded dragon won’t eat, sleeps a lot and drags his back legs when he walks. [...]

Chameleon Not Using Its Tongue

My lizard's stool has white strings and recently there are signs of blood in his stool. What is wrong? [...]

Monitor Lizard Nails

I live in South Africa where there are no specialized reptile veterinarians that can assist me with my monitor lizard (Varanus albigularis) problem [...]

Constipated Lizard

My leopard gecko is sick. After taking him to a local vet, we are now warm-water soaking him, force feeding him, and providing a laxative. He still, [...]

Coughing Lizard

Q: I have a male green iguana and he has a cough. Can they get colds from humans? How can this be treated? I am very concerned and care for him as [...]

Herps And Cancer

Can a bearded dragon get cancer in its leg? If so, should the leg be amputated? Yes, all lizards and herps can develop cancer. I suspect you a [...]
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