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Old 14-09-2017, 11:47 PM
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hey guys and gals.

i have noticed over the last couple weeks that my male pied's white sections are showing pink, i ask the local petshop and he said it happens when they get too hot, so i checked temps and hot spot in 89 and cool end is 80.

should i be worried....?
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Old 15-09-2017, 01:58 AM
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ur temps are perfect, its more likely bloodflow for an upcoming shed? or digestion of a meal? iv seen lucys go pink when feeding from increased bloodflow to the muscles for constriction/swallowing, its just the snow white pigment makes it more obvious compared to say a normal.

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hey guys and gals.

i have noticed over the last couple weeks that my male pied's white sections are showing pink, i ask the local petshop and he said it happens when they get too hot, so i checked temps and hot spot in 89 and cool end is 80.

should i be worried....?
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Old 15-09-2017, 06:08 AM
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My albino and sunglow boas do this around shedding and after feeds


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thanks guys, he is starting to dull so i think shed is due soon....
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