27 May 2015
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Bearded dragons need ultraviolet (UV) lighting for physiological and behavioural well being. Ultraviolet lighting is not only needed for Bearded dragons to see better, but also aids in calcium absorption.
31 December 2019
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South Africa's Southern rock agama is a family member of the Australian Bearded dragon. Although these two lizard species are about 10 000 km / 6 400 miles apart, there are a few interesting similarities between them.
21 June 2018
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As with any pet, keeping pet Bearded dragons are considered costly. The costs of keeping pet Bearded dragons can be broadly divided into the initial costs and the ongoing costs. The initial costs can be budgeted for, but the ongoing costs might change and might have additional 'surprises' later down the line.
27 June 2018
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Bearded dragons are popularly kept as pets. They are interesting, fascinating, weird and different from many other pets, which makes it non-surprising to see that Bearded dragons are still gaining popularity as pets.
7 August 2018
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Metabolic bone disease (MBD), also referred to as hypocalcaemia or simply as calcium deficiency, is a serious nutritional disease where calcium in the bones is depleted in favour of increasing the calcium levels in the blood.
21 July 2019
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While the majority of a Bearded dragon’s food should consists of protein based foods such as insects, the second half of the diet should consist of ‘greens’. This includes an assortment of torn, shredded of diced fruit, vegetables, herbs, flowers and flower leaves.
8 September 2019
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To quarantine is defined as the isolation or keeping separate from others. There are times where Bearded dragons should be quarantined. This article give more information about the quarantine of Bearded dragons.
5 August 2019
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Mineral supplementation plays a vital part in keeping pet Bearded dragons healthy. One way to add these supplements to their diet is by gut-loading their food. In order to feed good quality feeder insects to your Bearded dragon, they also need to eat good quality food.