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Old 22-01-2013, 03:43 PM
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I wonder if someone could please advise on the best way to clean out my Chams viv? I know that you can buy products in pet shops etc but wondered if they are worth spending the money on or if you can just use the normal household things like vinegar and paper or hot water and a touch of washing up liquid??

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Old 22-01-2013, 04:17 PM
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You can use vinegar and paper. I also use F10 reptile disifectant. Costs under a tenner for a small bottle of about 150ml. 2ml is all that is nneded to be mixed with 500ml of water to disinfect cages. The bottle last for ages! it is also good on glass too.
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Old 22-01-2013, 04:28 PM
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You can use vinegar and paper. I also use F10 reptile disifectant. Costs under a tenner for a small bottle of about 150ml. 2ml is all that is nneded to be mixed with 500ml of water to disinfect cages. The bottle last for ages! it is also good on glass too.
Thank you, how about the fake plants? Can I just put them in a bowl of the reptile disinfectant? I wanna make sure it's all done properly!
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Old 22-01-2013, 06:55 PM
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Thank you, how about the fake plants? Can I just put them in a bowl of the reptile disinfectant? I wanna make sure it's all done properly!
I would soak them in a bowl of the solution of disinfectant and rinse well afterwards
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Old 23-01-2013, 11:30 AM
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I agree 100% F10 is a brilliant product and safe for reptiles. its all I would use.

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Old 23-01-2013, 06:53 PM
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Thanks guys, he started shedding last night so i think i will wait a bit as I don't think he will appreciate being handled or anything right now as he is somewhat irritable to say the least, Bless him!
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Old 23-01-2013, 07:26 PM
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Hi again! I personally use F10. Cheap and effective. Really can't go wrong, where I wouldn't trust vinegar to kill all of the possible nasties - nor would I trust fairy liquid.
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