Bearded dragons are generally pretty hardy and resilient creatures. But like any pet they can get ill on occasion. This section of the website investigates various aspects of bearded dragon health and gives you the knowledge you need to avoid them getting sick.
Nobody wants a pet to get sick. It’s distressing for you and your pet. And it can get expensive with vet bills or over the counter treatments.
The list of illnesses a bearded dragon can get is fairly long. We’ve not even mentioned some of the more edge cases. We’ve not looked at cancers because they’re an area of bearded dragon health that needs a qualified Veterinarian to diagnose.
Many of the health issues that bearded dragons suffer with can be avoided by ensuring their habitat is up to scratch. Similarly, if you give them the correct diet you’ll avoid many of the health issues too. But sometimes even with the best husbandry your dragon can get ill. The articles in this section will help you look for the symptoms. If you find your bearded dragon getting sick this section will help you with some home remedies where appropriate. In other cases, unfortunately, veterinarian help is all that will work.
Nonetheless, prevention is better than cure. So, if you’re doing your research ahead of time that’s great – these articles can help you prevent many of the diseases that can befall your bearded dragon.
Atadenovirus in bearded dragons is relatively rare, but when it strikes it is usually fatal quickly. Read on to find out how to avoid it
What is a bearded dragon respiratory infection? How do you diagnose and treat a bearded dragon respiratory infection. The answers are all in this article.
What to do if your bearded dragon has diarrhea. It can be a scary time for you, but may of the causes for bearded dragon diarrhea are relatively harmless. But some aren’t – so check…
Bearded dragon yellow fungus is a scary prospect. Fortunately it’s not all that common and there are probably other reasons your bearded dragon is yellow. But check this post to be sure
What is bearded dragon mouth rot and how can you tell if your bearded dragon has mouth rot? This article will help you.
What is tail rot in bearded dragons? What does tail rot look like? Can tail rot be cured? If not, how do we prevent it. This article will tell you all about bearded dragon tail…
Metabolic Bone Disease in Bearded Dragons is common, can be fatal and completely avoidable. Learn how to recognise the signs and prevent it before it happens
Is your bearded dragon paralysed? There are a number of things that can lead to a paralysed bearded dragon and this post looks at those things and how to help your bearded dragon recover if…
How can you tell if your bearded dragon is pregnant? Can they get pregnant if they’ve never been around a male? What should you do if you think your bearded dragon is pregnant
Bearded dragon black beard for a number of reasons. In this post we look at the most common reasons why they turn their beard black
Have you noticed that your bearded dragon who has been fit and healthy suddenly display odd behaviour? Is your bearded dragon showing signs of brumation but this time seems different? Could your bearded Dragon be…
Have you ever wondered is my bearded dragon bored? If you have, the answer is potentially yes – as they do need stimulation. This post looks at different ways to help keep your bearded dragon…
Learn about the signs of bearded dragon brumation and what else could be wrong instead of brumation.
Nobody wants a sick bearded dragon. Like any animal bearded dragons can get ill – in this post we look at common bearded dragon diseases and how to avoid them or help them if they…
What are the signs my bearded dragon is shedding? What are the complications of a bearded dragon shedding? Why do Bearded Dragons shed? The answers can be found in this article.