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Old 19-01-2013, 12:40 AM
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I'm in Newcastle and your best bet is Robson and Prescott. Their Morpeth branch deals with exotics and are very good with reptiles and amphibians *thumbs up* A few reps tend to get a bit sluggish and lose appetite around winter time as they can brumate. Could be a possible reason
I dont think your dealing with gecko that is burmating. It sounds more serious, and the weight loss+ not opening her eyes sound serious to me. It is good that you are taking her to a vet, but I would also advise you to seperate your geckos because of 2 reasons.

Firstly, one of your geckos seems to be ill, you dont want the other gecko to be infected with the same disease.

Secondly, even females can start fighting or bullying, and a reason for weight loss might be due to stress between them two. The other gecko might be more dominant which made it impossible for the other one to feed.

Anyway I hope your gecko is ok, and make sure you ask the vet to check for parasites via a feceal check.

Rebecca
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