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Green Iguana 0

Green Iguana

The common or green iguana has been gaining popularity as an exotic pet for several years.  Unfortunately, misinformation and naivete about the true needs of this species have led to many sick animals and...

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Geckos are a very interesting and ornate group of reptiles.Leopard geckos are among the largest, at 8-9 inches, and differ from the rest in many ways.  They have a prominent outer ear, eyelids, and do not...

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Chameleons 0


Chameleons are unique and intriguing lizards.  While not low maintenance reptiles by any means, a small amount of research will prove the difference between a good care provider and an unsuccessful one. A...

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Care of Water Turtles

Avian and Exotic Animal Hospitals of Los Angeles and Orange Counties Richard W. Woerpel, MS, DVM Walter J. Rosskopf, Jr, DVM Introduction Various species of water turtles are kept as pets in the United...

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