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Old 04-12-2012, 05:27 PM
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Dark colors

I am so stressed to the point where im doubting im giving the rite care .....althought i like my cham...
Hes been expressing dark colors he hides and he goes down to the bottom of his cage where its dark... hes eating and drinking he has this purply color on him.... and when he gets wet from a misting he basks to dry up idk what to do the temps are at 72-75
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Old 04-23-2012, 09:13 AM
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Hi,
Use the info at the bottom to ask for help. It will make it much easier to know the facts

Chameleon Info:•Your Chameleon - The species, sex, and age of your chameleon. How long has it been in your care?
•Handling - How often do you handle your chameleon?
•Feeding - What are you feeding your cham? What amount? What is the schedule? How are you gut-loading your feeders?
•Supplements - What brand and type of calcium and vitamin products are you dusting your feeders with and what is the schedule?
•Watering - What kind of watering technique do you use? How often and how long to you mist? Do you see your chameleon drinking?
•Fecal Description - Briefly note colors and consistency from recent droppings. Has this chameleon ever been tested for parasites?
•History - Any previous information about your cham that might be useful to others when trying to help you.

Cage Info:•Cage Type - Describe your cage (Glass, Screen, Combo?) What are the dimensions?
•Lighting - What brand, model, and types of lighting are you using? What is your daily lighting schedule?
•Temperature - What temp range have you created (cage floor to basking spot)? Lowest overnight temp? How do you measure these temps?
•Humidity - What are your humidity levels? How are you creating and maintaining these levels? What do you use to measure humidity?
•Plants - Are you using live plants? If so, what kind?
•Placement - Where is your cage located? Is it near any fans, air vents, or high traffic areas? At what height is the top of the cage relative to your room floor?
•Location - Where are you geographically located?

Current Problem - The current problem you are concerned about.
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