Category: Ask A Vet

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Snake Winter Anorexia

Snake Winter Anorexia

Do ball pythons typically go through a hibernation state during the winter? [...]
Chinese Water Dragon With Mouth Lump

Chinese Water Dragon With Mouth Lump

My female Chinese water dragon has a strange whitish lump on the outside of her mouth. [...]
Giving Reptiles Medication Via Feeders

Giving Reptiles Medication Via Feeders

Q. Can we give medication to our reptiles by putting the meds inside feeders, such as a pinky mouse? Dan Folsum v [...]
RoboCroc

RoboCroc

An injured crocodile was taken to surgery, and about four hours, four plates and 41 stainless steel screws later, “RoboCroc,” was reborn. [...]
Bearded Dragon Seizures

Bearded Dragon Seizures

What causes my bearded dragon to suffer seizures, and how can I prevent them? [...]

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 [...]

Lizard With Soft Stool

My reptile's stool is sort of soft. Is this a problem? And if so, what can I do about it? [...]

Screaming Lizard

Today I picked up my reptile and she started screaming and when I put her down she kept screaming and running around and twisting her body. What could [...]

Herp Lacking Vitamin A

I bought a baby turtle a month ago. She has been doing fine until today when I noticed that her eyes are not shining as usual. Her eyelids are somehow [...]
Map Turtle Sneezing

Map Turtle Sneezing

I recently bought two map turtles – a yellow -belliedy map turtle and a false map turtle. My false map turtle has been breathing through its [...]

Lizard With Swollen Jaw And Leg, Losing Weight

My reptile looks like it has renal failure. Is there anything that i can do to help him get better? [...]
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. [...]

Lizard Limb Injury

My herp was bleeding from his right back leg like he scraped it and he has humps in his back kind of like he fell. What should I do? [...]

Ball Python Blister Disease

My ball python's belly appears to have blisters and orange dots. Is this blister disease? [...]

Tortoise Personal Health Issue

I am concerned because my reptile has been dragging his privates all day. [...]

Help: Prolapsed Hemipenis In Snake

What causes, and how do you treat, a prolapsed hemipenis in a snake? [...]

Swollen Chameleon Eye

I take good care of my lizard. Any ideas on what causes his eye to be swollen? [...]
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