deposit payed! - Page 2 - Reptile Forums

Go Back   Reptile Forums > New Owners > Newbie Advice


  #11 (permalink)  
Old 17-08-2009, 06:24 PM
HadesDragons's Avatar
Premier Member
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Chester, Northwest UK
Posts: 9,608
Reviews: 29
Send a message via MSN to HadesDragons
Default

Beardies should be hitting 6" long at 5-7 weeks old...

I'd be extremely concerned that either the seller is lying about their age, or that the babies haven't been looked after properly... Or that they've had their tails bitten off and would be a lot longer if they had full tails...?
__________________

Last edited by HadesDragons; 17-08-2009 at 06:27 PM..
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #12 (permalink)  
Old 17-08-2009, 06:36 PM
clob91's Avatar
Super Citizen
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Posts: 913
Reviews: 3
Default

no i've had a look and no scars on ends of tails and they look normal and healthy, maybe their supplier passed on the wrong info?
Reply With Quote
  #13 (permalink)  
Old 17-08-2009, 06:38 PM
Super Citizen
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Denton, Manchester
Posts: 909
Default

Maybe their dwarfs lol sorry
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #14 (permalink)  
Old 17-08-2009, 07:01 PM
clob91's Avatar
Super Citizen
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Posts: 913
Reviews: 3
Default

lol, dwarfs, dunno bout that...

will get piccys as soon as poss
Reply With Quote
  #15 (permalink)  
Old 17-08-2009, 07:38 PM
spatte88's Avatar
Ultra Citizen
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Southampton
Posts: 1,590
Default

yes definately sounds quite small! my baby is 12 weeks old and is 10 and half inches!
__________________
0.1.0 Crested Geckos - Tigger 'Kamikaze'.


Beardie Stack http://www.reptileforums.co.uk/forum...viv-stack.html
Crestie Hides (For Sale!) http://www.reptileforums.co.uk/forum...tie-hides.html
Reply With Quote
  #16 (permalink)  
Old 17-08-2009, 07:46 PM
monkfish2uk's Avatar
5 Star Member
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 4,806
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by RNelson View Post
Maybe their dwarfs lol sorry
...........short body, no neck and little legs

Maybe Rankins...........
__________________
I am no Cactus Expert, but I know a Prick when I see one.


www.kkchameleons.co.uk
DEFRA Authorised & Licensed in the Transportation of Animals

FACEBOOK GROUP
https://www.facebook.com/groups/151145678288076/

British Wolfdogs & Inuits
http://www.inuits.co.uk/index.html
Reply With Quote
  #17 (permalink)  
Old 17-08-2009, 09:08 PM
clob91's Avatar
Super Citizen
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Posts: 913
Reviews: 3
Default

well, will get pic taken tomorrow, when i go up and see her/him..

then will see if u guys have any opinions lol


thanks
Reply With Quote
  #18 (permalink)  
Old 17-08-2009, 10:03 PM
Freespirit's Avatar
Hatchling
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: North Wales
Posts: 40
Default

My new beardy is small too. 7inch at 4 months old. I was told reds are a bit smaller.
__________________
1.0.0 Dogs (Gypsy)
5.7.0 Cats (Arietta, Madrigal, Pipeau, Echo, Calypso, Tango, Micmac, Apollo, Aria, Ash, Rosemary, Indiana)
1.1.0 African Dwarf Frogs (Neptune, Poseiden)
0.0.? Fish
0.0.2 Shrimp
1.2.0 Sprogs
0.0.1 Bearded Dragon (Mozart)
Reply With Quote
  #19 (permalink)  
Old 17-08-2009, 10:09 PM
clob91's Avatar
Super Citizen
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Posts: 913
Reviews: 3
Default

well as soon as i get mine home, i'm gonna give it some good food and a nice enclosure lol.



glad i built mine, glass will be here this week,

will have loads of more space than in the shop and climbing space
Reply With Quote
  #20 (permalink)  
Old 17-08-2009, 10:30 PM
Forum Citizen
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: airdrie(scotland)
Posts: 507
Send a message via MSN to kellymca2001 Send a message via Yahoo to kellymca2001
Default

i have a question......how do u get your babies to sit still long enough to measure lol
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Deposit down on this little beaut.... Jinja Snakes 14 16-09-2009 10:14 PM
put a deposit on takeoffyourcolours Lizards 20 21-04-2009 09:20 PM
Yay!! Deposit paid!! NKnotts Other Pets and Exotics 69 07-09-2008 04:35 PM



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 10:55 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright © 2005 - 2011, Reptile Forums (RFUK™)