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Reptiles

Nutritional diseases in geckos Owner Factsheet

Contributor(s): Siuna Ann Reid, Kirsty Dewhurst

Nutritional diseases are caused by an incorrect diet. They can occur if fed too much or too little of the necessary nutrients, vitamins and minerals needed to maintain good health. Nutritional disease is commonly seen in geckos, but it is preventable.
 
Swollen eyelids in a gecko with vitamin A deficiency
©Siuna Reid

What can a poor diet cause?

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