Bearded dragon possible skin infection

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Bearded dragon possible skin infection

Postby RANGOKAY » Wed Aug 14, 2019 6:09 am

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Hi guys

I’m abit concerned about my bearded dragon lately. She has been quite lethargic and not eating or drinking a lot lately. She seems to have what looks like a burn mark on her right limb and it looks like she’s shedding too but only on her knees. The shed looks like her scales are falling off and when I touch it she pulls her away. I’ve also recently noticed some marks on her beard and I’m not sure what it is. If anyone has anything information I’d really appreciate it. :)
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Re: Bearded dragon possible skin infection

Postby CooperDragon » Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:14 am

I'm not able to see your photos. Can you please try to upload them here https://www.beardeddragon.org/useruploads/? You can then post them to your thread using the XIMG button when you reply.
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Re: Bearded dragon possible skin infection

Postby RANGOKAY » Mon Aug 19, 2019 6:33 am

CooperDragon wrote:I'm not able to see your photos. Can you please try to upload them here https://www.beardeddragon.org/useruploads/? You can then post them to your thread using the XIMG button when you reply.


Hi. I’m new to this so I tried my best and I think I got them up on my previous post
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Re: Bearded dragon possible skin infection

Postby CooperDragon » Mon Aug 19, 2019 12:37 pm

I don't see obvious signs of infection in those photos. Beard looks normal. The top of the leg looks like there are some damaged scales so I'd keep an eye on that to see if the damaged area appears to spread. It may wind up looking normal again after the next shed. If it starts spreading then I'd have a vet check a sample to see what's going on though. Generally I don't see cause for concern.
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Re: Bearded dragon possible skin infection

Postby RANGOKAY » Wed Aug 21, 2019 4:29 am

Thank you, also Her toe seems to be swollen and she pulls away if I touch it

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Re: Bearded dragon possible skin infection

Postby claudiusx » Wed Aug 21, 2019 5:24 am

I agree I see nothing out of the ordinary either.

The toe does look a little swollen, possibly, but it could just be the start of a foot shed. :)

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Re: Bearded dragon possible skin infection

Postby Drache613 » Wed Aug 21, 2019 10:14 pm

Hello,

I agree, he looks pretty healthy & I don't really see any fungal type of issues or other skin
type of ailments. I see a little odd pigmentation areas or a few areas where the scales have
come off, but it doesn't look like anything serious.

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Re: Bearded dragon possible skin infection

Postby RANGOKAY » Thu Aug 22, 2019 2:23 am

Thank you all so much I really appreciate it 😊
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