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  1. Amphibians
    Hi, my firebelly newt has some kind of skin infection. Originating from the back of the eye area, it has spread along his head and onto his back as if his skin is being burnt away leaving wet read blushes on its way down mixed with pale whites. i would provide an image but im not sure how to...
  2. Lizards
    Hi, I have owned Rocky my Savannah Monitor for 6 months now and he has been absolutely fine and a pleasure to own! About a week ago (12/11/12) I noticed two lumps of slightly raised skin. They were hard to the touch but didn't seem painful or causing him any distress. He was eating, drinking...
  3. Lizards
    I got my first crested gecko in December, she's a buckskin dalmatian now around 9 months old. She's extremely tame and lives in a viv on her lonesome. I noticed a little scabby lump on her hind leg a while back I thought it was just some dried in Komodo food, it was kinda greenish. It's now...
  4. Shelled - Turtles & Tortoise
    I noticed last night that one of my musks has a white/ grey spot on his front leg and thismorning my other musk has the same thing!! Whats going on?????
  5. Other Pets and Exotics
    Two weeks ago I took Oz to the vets, she had hot spots all over her belly and legs. She also had fleas which I presumed was the issue, vet agreed the fleas then aggravated by her itching were probably to blame. She had an anti-histamine and anti-inflammatory injection, and we were under...
  6. Snakes
    Hey guys, My retic did a very bad shed yesterday and when I got the skin fully off him I noticed these on his back. These three marks are under his skin. But this mark is like a sore. This is his house: There is usually hides either end but I threw them out while cleaning and putting...
  7. Snakes
    Whilst assist feeding one of my female hatchling ground boas (Candoia paulsoni paulsoni) I noticed a small abnormality near her tail. It appears to be a hard 'spur' stemming from a swollen base near the skin. It's hard to touch and did not seem to cause the female any discomfort that I could...
  8. Snake Care Sheets
    Hi everyone :) Recently, my Royal Python started with belly rot, which has now cleared up completely. However, I thought I would share my experience with you, and how I dealt with it! What is it? Belly rot (basically scale rot on the snake's belly) is an infection which causes a slighty...
  9. Shelled - Turtles & Tortoise
    Hi my map has a tiny bit of shedding skin stuck to his chin and the top of his head. He currently refuses pellets and lets them sit there for days so I have gotten him medium grub worms which I feed once a day 3 worms. He is about 2 months old and he basks and swims happily. I recently...
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