Please Read if Asking For Help with Rhacodactylus

Discussion in 'Rhacodactylus (Crested) Geckos' started by RobertII, Dec 2, 2007.

  1. RobertII

    RobertII Embryo

    If you are posting with a question concerning health or behavior of your Rhacodactylus, please include an outline of husbandry set up, food and the Rhac's history, so that your concerns can be answered as quickly as possible. You can copy/paste this into a new thread, answer them and send to the forum for others to help you.


    PERSONAL HISTORY (Rhacodactylus)
    Name:
    Age, weight if you know?
    How long with you?
    What is his condition recently and if it changed, when?
    Any physical features that do not appear normal (walking/moving normally)?
    Has he ever been treated by a vet, if yes, for what and what meds were used/prescribed and when was this?
    Is he going to the bathroom?
    Is he housed alone or with others?
    If with others, what sex, size and age?
    How often are you misting, at what time(s) of day?

    ENCLOSURE
    Set-up info: tank size and contents?
    Temp and what are you measuring it with?
    Humidity % and what are you measuring it with?
    What do you use for substrate?
    Do you use any type of night time heat or light, if so what?

    FOOD
    How is his appetite? Is there a change?
    What kind of diet is your Rhac on? (CGD, baby food, insects etc, please list all of the foods you feed your crestie and your feeding schedule.)
    If you feed insects what size, kind and how many insects does he eat daily?
    What do you feed to the insects (gut-loading)?

    SUPPLEMENTS?
    What kind of calcium/how often?
    What kind of vitamins how often
    How are these given to him?

    Is there any additional information that might be of use? The more you can tell us, the better others can help you with suggestions.
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    The more questions you answer the more we can help you.

    Robert
     
  2. jwoshark

    jwoshark Embryo

    im getting my first herp ever and was wondering if the RHACODACTYLUS gecko was the right choice
     

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  3. neverforget23

    neverforget23 Embryo

    PERSONAL HISTORY (Rhacodactylus)
    Name: Dustin ( Chomper)
    Age, weight if you know? aprox 1 year old no known weight
    How long with you? less than a year
    What is his condition recently and if it changed, when? Seemed normal until she started turning white more often and stopped eating crickets and that has been in the past month or so that she wont eat crickets. The only things she's been eating is fruit
    Any physical features that do not appear normal (walking/moving normally)? Walking and moving normal but has been white.
    Has he ever been treated by a vet, if yes, for what and what meds were used/prescribed and when was this? Hasn't been to the vet.
    Is he going to the bathroom? haven't seen anything in the cage.
    Is he housed alone or with others? Alone
    If with others, what sex, size and age?
    How often are you misting, at what time(s) of day? We mist aprox 4 times a day to just wet the leaves

    ENCLOSURE
    Set-up info: tank size and contents?12x12x18
    Temp and what are you measuring it with? the temp stays close to 75 and we use a thermometer on the glass
    Humidity % and what are you measuring it with? Humidity stays about 50%-60% we use the same thermometer.
    What do you use for substrate? Don't know what that means
    Do you use any type of night time heat or light, if so what? we use a 15W Heating/Night light with UV Moon

    FOOD
    How is his appetite? Is there a change? She use to eat crickets and now she's not eating them only fruit like blueberry's
    What kind of diet is your Rhac on? (CGD, baby food, insects etc, please list all of the foods you feed your crestie and your feeding schedule.) We use to feed 2 crickets everyother night and dust them with calcium every other time.
    If you feed insects what size, kind and how many insects does he eat daily? use to eat 1 cricket a day the size of her head
    What do you feed to the insects (gut-loading)? Flukers Orange Cute Complete Cricket diet

    SUPPLEMENTS?
    What kind of calcium/how often? we were dusting the crickets with Repti Calcium with D3
    What kind of vitamins how often
    How are these given to him?Dusting Every other time
     

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