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Old December 29th, 2007, 10:26 PM
Mango0721 Mango0721 is offline
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Question CHUBBY gecko !

soooo ... i have a leopard gecko that i got from my boss because her kids werent taking care of it properly, i have had it for almost a year and she has started to get chubby. i dont know if im feeding her too much or what. she never throws up or anything and she seems hungry when i put the crickets in with her i feed her probably 2-4 crickets a day ... some times we change it up and i give her the small meal worms 3-6. she seems alot more active and playful if you may ... she enjoys being held and loves to explore the mountains of blankets on my bed. i guess i just wanted to know if they can get too fat like a dog or a cat where it becomes dangerous for their health

cant wait to hear from you guys !
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Old January 3rd, 2008, 02:01 AM
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MyBirdIsEvil MyBirdIsEvil is offline
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I dunno much about geckos, but other lizards can get way too fat, so I don't see why it would be different for them.
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Old June 17th, 2008, 04:29 PM
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If her tail is fat and she is of a good weight I would not worry about it, I have seen them get up to 100 grams.
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Old November 30th, 2008, 10:42 PM
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Chubby is a good thing. Don't worry so much!
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