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African Fat-Tailed Gecko Male Or Female

Having a clear idea on whether you have a male or female African fat-tailed gecko can help you decide whether to introduce a mate in the enclosure. Some people just like to know what their gecko is, so they can name them accurately.

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Chinese Water Dragon Male or Female – Gender Identification

Trying to figure out if your Chinese water dragon is male or female? Wanting to introduce a new dragon to the home, but don’t want to add stress with two males in the same enclosure? There are some things you can look for to help you identify what gender your dragon is.

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Blue Tongue Skink Habitat Setup

Blue tongue skinks can be found roaming the tropical forests of New Guinea, Indonesia, and Australia. It is essential when living in captivity that their natural habitat is mimicked as much as possible to ensure you provide a healthy environment that allows normal behaviors while reducing the risk of injury.

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Chinese water dragon respiratory infection

Chinese Water Dragon Respiratory Infection

Respiratory infections are very common in reptiles, including the Chinese Water Dragon. The infection can be serious if not monitored and treated. As a Chinese Water Dragon owner, you want to do the best for your reptile pet, which means getting a good understanding of respiratory infections, the signs and how to treat them.

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Best Blue Tongue Skink Hides

Blue tongue skinks are very active reptiles that spend a large portfolio on their day basking and searching for food. They also have a burrowing nature, which is why you want to provide them with hides. You will need a cool and a warm hide, somewhere your skink can go if they feel insecure or vulnerable, a place to sleep and feel secure.

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Chinese Water Dragon Eye Infection

All reptiles have eyelids with many using their lower lid more than their upper lid. The eyes have conjunctiva, which is a tissue that lines the inner lids to the eyeball. As with humans and other animal species, Chinese water dragons can be prone to eye infections.

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Why Is My Chinese Water Dragon Brown

When you think of your Chinese water dragon, you imagine a bright green water dragon with some bands on the tail. It’s understandable to get concerned when you notice that your usually bright green reptile has turned brown or is turning brown. As a Chinese water dragon owner, I believe it important that you get to know why your dragon could be changing color and what you can do to remedy the problem.

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Blue Tongue Skink Respiratory Infection

Owning a blue tongue skink means you want the best for your reptilian pet. One of the most common infections you will find in blue tongue skinks is respiratory infections.

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blue tongue skink humidity

Blue Tongue Skink Humidity

Blue tongue skinks have humidity requirements that help them shed with ease. The right humidity levels can ensure good overall health and reduce the risk of respiratory infections in your reptile

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How to Make a Blue Tongue Skink Humid Hide

Some blue tongue skink species require humidity of up to 80 percent in their habitats. Humid hides are easy to make at home and you can add it to your enclosure, offering your blue tongue skink a welcome hide that offers the moisture they need for a healthy shed.

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