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Q. Hello good morning! I havr an baby res turtle about three months of age, and preciously I noticed that he was unable to move one off its front leg why

Answered By
ANGEL ALVARADO

A. If it is a recent development, it is possible he injured it somehow in his tank. He should be examined by an experienced herp vet to determine the cause of the lameness and to begin treatment if possible. Confirm proper environmental conditions (water temp, ambient temp,basking area, UVB lighting, etc) and proper diet for a juvenile RES. If you need additional assistance, feel free to request a consult.


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