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Recent content by Dylan koch

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    Help: sudden aggresion and what to do?

    I feed mine raw, quail,chicken,mice veggies greens fruits and ect but most are fine on protein and supplements
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    Help: sudden aggresion and what to do?

    Try repltilinks or whole prey. It needs a better diet and Tegu food shouldn't be cook except eggs rarely imo their bodys aren't meant to digest cooked food
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    Please help!

    I also never flinch so it doesn't cause prey instinct never be scaredd and ect most bites are user error tbh
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    Please help!

    I take them off once I pick up though and ect
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    Please help!

    get c I w hide thick leather gloves I do it some people stopped thinking I was a cutter from their nails.
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    Please help!

    I've never been bit all through my 4 I wear cow hide gloves though but have always interacted with them from day one! One is first outside but once in doors fine. I never feed in closers and mine crave attention. Before cold weather they would go out s I de twice a day at least
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    General color question

    In my opinion you should very easily after they lose their green as babies be able to tell blue Tegus apart my female is very noticeable
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    Overwhelmed with lighting

    my 2 blues have gone down for brumation/hibernation but reds haven't and recently also got forgers for all 4 of my genus enclosures
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    Overwhelmed with lighting

    I used megaray 160w bulbs they are good for uvb and heat work amazing! I had tried live plants with a long uvb type light through enclosure n took them out because my tegus would always destroy the plants so fake are way to go.. n before it got colder in az I take my tegus out daily once or...
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    Cheap blue tegus - Trustworthy?

    You can buy from flordia but sellers can not sell to people in flordia it could be sketchy genetics or just legitimately trying to liquidate
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    Is my tegu about to drop his tail?

    I have reptile foggers for my enclosures and also put baby oil or coconut oil in the baths helps shed amazingly and keep skin healthy and I give a varied diet of whole prey, mice,quail,chicks, ground turkey, greens, vegetables and fruit mixed with turkey or when I feed salmon once seal I take...
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    Its a bromance.

    My my red tegu males legit cuddle all day and in the last week the larger of the 2 male reds started trying to mount the smaller red male constantly chases him around pulsing his jowls when he climbs on top trays to bite to mount lol and they are both males idk of it's a dominant thing or he...
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    New tegu mamma- help in bonding

    I also help them with their sheds when they are ready to come off which they absolutely appreciate and helped a ton with our bonding! And you have go show your not scared or easily frightened or flinchy! I pet their throats and massage their jowls which they seem to love! What kind of tegu is...
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    New tegu mamma- help in bonding

    So I'm in Tucson arizona. And it could have to do with your tegu starting to go into hibernation/brumation my blues have been sleeping tons and my reds not so much! But things that helped me with bonding was I soak them in warm water every few days! And pet and massage them while soaking, when...
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    Weird spots on tegu

    They look like spot where it got burnt from being under the heat lamp for too long! My female blue tegu had something pretty similar but worse from her trying to climb and escape my pushing the heat lamp up and burnt her self and now has a permanent scar looking thing on neck.. pretty sure yours...
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