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Old 07-03-2013, 11:47 AM
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ive always wondered this but never asked, is it ok to handle a nocturnal reptile during the day or should you wait till nighttime when theyre active?
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Old 07-03-2013, 01:09 PM
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I do, although it tends to be late afternoon rather than middle of the day, never seems to bother them
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Old 07-03-2013, 04:19 PM
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If it's a night creature, it would make sense to leave it alone during the day...

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Old 07-03-2013, 04:22 PM
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As already said late evening is fine.As you wouldnt like being dragged out of your bed in the middle of while you were sleeping.
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I have leos, and I usually do not wake them up during the day. If you find your cresti awake during the day I don't see any problem with handeling it
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Old 07-03-2013, 09:05 PM
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i handle mine in the evening when he's awake, i don't think it is fair to drag him out when he's still sleeping.
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