Reptile illness and poor husbandry

13/12/2018


Poor husbandry leads to reptile illness according to the results of a recent owner survey...
 
A survey looking at reptile owner's complicance with good husbandry, led by Martin Whitehead, an advanced practitioner in small animal medicine, and academics at the University of Lincoln, has shown that widesperad deficiency of reptile husbandry is the result of these animals becoming ill.

The survey included questions about snake, chameleon, lizard and tortoise husbandry.

For further information check out the 'Reptile illness is cause by bad husbandry' article in the Veterinary Record.

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