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hiya.
do you know what the basking temp is though? like directly or as directly as he can get to the light.. basically the warmest pirch, this should be 105-120 degress ideally.

A high bask helps beardies resist and fight infections of all kinds and leads to an overall healthy animal, or atleast part of it.

Also, most of us suplement the food at a ratio of about 5:2 ca:nutrobol meaning out of 7 feeds that are suplemented 5 are with calcium and 2 with a multi vits like nutrobol.

When young most if not all feeds should be suplemented but less as they age.

Tje things that come in with the crix are..er.. nothing to worry about but best not to use them, jsut throw them out.

Also with calcium snad, be carefull, despite what it says on the bag it can be lethal if ingested, keeping it is ok but just make sure he doesnt eat any and if he does get him checked at the vets the moment he goes off his food or misses a poop.
 

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cool, its dificult to measure temps under a light without a digital thermometer but basically a 100w bulb at about 7-9 inches gives off about the right temps, closer works too [4-6 inches for 60watt] and it depends a bit on the overall air temp already established in the viv but its a decent enough rule of thumb.

A decent bask with the cool end maintained and the guy should recover in no time.
 
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