Q. My reptile has really watery poops for a while, about a week or so, I'm not giving him anything unusual, or what hes not meant to have, worms?

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A. Parasites are one cause. Stress, other infection or adenovirus are also causes. Confirm proper diet and environmental parameters. Submit a stool sample to your veterinarian to diagnose intestinal parasites. Mist your beardie daily or soak in a 50/50 dilution of warm water and unflavored PediaLyte to prevent dehydration. Clean and sanitize the cage. Bake wood at 250F for an hour, boil any other habitat items for 30 minutes if it can't be sanitized with a diluted bleach solution. Seek veterinary attention if your beardie stops eating or becomes lethargic.

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