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Hi,

I have tried four of my leopard geckos on them and not one likes them or even considers tyign to eat one.

I have heard though that it is very good for them especially when coated in calcium.

Hope this helps

James
 

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only way most will eat pinkies is if they are alive when fed...the pinkies that is :) (not for me personally would feel sorry for it..)

the only other way you could try is if your leo will hand feed get a waxworm and put it on the back of a pinkie holding the 2 together.. when they go for the waxworm push the pinkie forward and they will eat that instead..it does work but it can take some practice!!

pinkies are great as they are a whole package. they can lack calcium though as the bones are not fully developed so dip the rump in calcium.
 

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My breeding Leos took pinkies last year during the breeding season no problems. They seemed to enjoy them, they took them like they did waxworms and mealworms, no provoking needed :lol: I guess I was lucky with mine, they would eat anything :lol:
 

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Mine loves the odd pinkie but they are very very fatty and really and truely should only be fed once a month minimum. I normally give one every 2-3 months when I have them left over.

People use these on females that have just laid to get there weight back up. I've used them to bring my female beardie back upto weight.
 
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