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  1. ruloradio


    All week it has been moody....lol...pouting because i wont let it out of the tank! (It tried to crawl up my arm) I threw a pair of sweaty socks in there ( to get used to my scent, so forced interaction) and it buried them! Refusing to eat because it cant get its way! I thought ...O my God...
  2. ruloradio

    Hello we are new!

    I would like to say hello and introduce Bones to everyone. I was recently gifted a 2.5 foot tegu. I have not owned a reptile in over 20 years, especially one quite like this. So it will be a learning experience as we get to know each other. It was definitely love at first sight (at least on my...
  3. Hulk1

    Greetings from Nebraska

  4. Lutchmom

    Swollen eyelids

    Does anyone know what would cause swollen eyelids I'm a tegu? He has seen the vet twice and has been on antibiotic eyedrops, liquid antibiotics, and liquid anti inflammatory. But it has not helped. He is currently trying to brumate, but I can see that his eyelids are still swollen.
  5. A

    Hello from the Gulf Coast!

    Hello everyone! I go by Roman or Aza, either is fine. I'm a chronically ill biology enthusiast currently wandering around the Gulf Coast region of the US. I enjoy researching animal care for fun, and helping people with husbandry and care issues whenever I can. I've had a few reptiles over the...
  6. Djatawsome

    New Baby Red Tegu

    I recently bought a baby Argentine red tegu at the Tinley Park Narbc reptile expo. I have another tegu but raised her from a yearling, so I don't quite understand the intricacies of hatchlings quite yet. I have my baby setup in a 75 gallon acrylic tank for growing. I've had him for only 4 days I...
  7. Biffy Pyro

    Hi from Latrice and I in Manchester Eng

    Hi guys, I've been lurking here for a while, basically every time i got worried about my tegu, there was a thread on here that helped. I got Latrice Royale (yes she is named after the drag queen) in May and she wouldn't eat, i tried everything, she didn't really gain any weight until the end of...