Reptiles/Gravid ?

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QUESTION: Does my female gecko look gravid ?

ANSWER: Hello Melissa,

I would say she is definitely gravid, unless that is sand or other loose substrate.  You can clearly see the oblong shapes though, which do look like eggs.
Is she housed with a male?

Tracie

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QUESTION: No she is housed by herself I breed her with my male 11 days ago

And I don't use sand I use towels For substrate like being safe

ANSWER: Hello Melissa,

Congratulations, it appears she will lay.  They sure do take up a lot of space in her little belly though.  Is she eating anything at all now?
Great you are not using sand, I worry about that with reptiles!  Paper towels are perfect then.
Be sure you give her some extra calcium, too just to help her out.

Let me know when she lays for you.

Tracie

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QUESTION: Yes she I fee my geckos 2 / 3 meal worms every other day
She eats yup:)
And I don't use paper towel I use towels like actual towels but I only use them for te tanks I wash them and then resuse them I like using towels because I can put them in the washing machine
An I will indeed :)

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Hello Melissa,  

I am happy you are regular towels, then they are pampered geckos!  :-)  Sand is horrible.  It looks nice but not in their bellies!
That is great she is still eating daily right now.  She will stop eating shortly before she lays though.  

Tracie

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I can answer questions pertaining to health, UVB specifics, overall husbandry care & supplementation, analysis of blood test results, and behavioral problems & handling. I can answer questions pertaining to bearded dragons, leopard geckos, iguanas, uromastyx & ball pythons. I can answer adeno virus related questions in bearded dragons, & then specifically about the testing methods as well. I am beginning an Pogona Adeno Testing Society in 2008 which will help to begin to start some standardization within the bearded dragon colonies of the breeders who choose to test.

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I have been working with bearded dragons for over 5 years now, as well as leopard geckos, too. I am currently doing rescues, as well. I hope to be able to educate people prior to them purchasing an exotic pet in order to avoid any health crisis with them.

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I have a master's degree in sports medicine & physiology, & 1 year of vet tech schooling, & am currently working on a reptile certification through the Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council.

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