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  1. Newbie Advice
    Hi again guys I woke up this morning to find Isis has began to shed, She's managed to get a little off but she's still got 1 eye cap and a lot of old skin left on. I read somewhere on here you can uses a damp pillow case to help her along but can find the thread. Can anyone offer any...
  2. Snakes
    Okay so my mom got me a woma because she knew it was one of my favorite snakes. But she got it from petco. It looks like it has a retained eye cap and/or and infected or damaged one. One eye just looks like it has the cap stuck but the other is hard and crusty. What do you guys think? I've only...
  3. Snakes
    Ok, along with all of the other problems that my poor female Royal has picked up, she has eye caps...I don't know why but I only noticed yesterday. I spend most of today trying to work things out about what to do. After calling up the reptile specialists in the North here (Ireland) they reckoned...
  4. Lizards
    So I recently went to south Korea with some friends and left my geko in the care of my brother. I was gone for two weeks, cleaned her out before hand and left explicit instructions on what to do. Anyway he put crickets in and water and cleaned out a little but other than that did nothing. During...
  5. Snakes
    I would like to thank sheffield exotics for their help and expert advise in my times of need( removing eye caps from a blood pyhton). This was a task i just couldnt manage due to my lack of snake keeping knowledge. I like to think i can look after all my snakes personally but this is a learning...
  6. Lizards
    hi all, i have a leopard gecko who recently has been having trouble opening her left eye, it seems a little swolen and stuck together, this makes me wonder if she is having trouble grabbing her food as she has been losing weight (she is on a diet of medium mealworms with the usual gutloading...
  7. Snakes
    Bought my first Snake yesterday, a lovely little Royal so I cant help but worry ;) I was just wondering if the fact that he has some very stubborn shed left on the underside of his neck and the 'cracked' look on his eye caps are a Vet worthy problem or whether it's just going to sort itself out...
  8. Snakes
    I've just had my first retained eye cap on my adult burm, what's the best way to deal with this? She won't be shedding again for another few moths. The eye isn't clouded over, but you can see the right one is retained, temps and humidity have been the same for years, nothings changed but for...
  9. Snakes
    what can happen to a snake if it keeps its eye caps on? as i still haven't been able to get them off since she retained them
  10. Snakes
    To start off, I work at a pet store in the reptile department. This week an idiotic teenage boy brought in a young ball python claiming there was something wrong with it and he wanted a new one. I inspected the little guy only to find he had not only mites but atLEAST 6 retained eye caps...
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