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  1. WilcoxAE

    UVB not Thermal Burn Treatment? Is there one?

    How does one go at treating a UVB burn? It is not a thermal burn. I had a light malfunction. The 2 chameleons were acting nuts with a new ZooMed bulb. I discounted it for hunger or something. Well, a day later, they are all lethargic, eyes closed all the time, dark, and they appear to have...
  2. WilcoxAE

    Tiny black bugs in incubator?

    Issue is I have several clutches of eggs in vermiculite in my incubator. Well, one clutch had a lot of infertile eggs. They molded a little but when I went to take the bad eggs out, I saw the teeniest tiniest black bug crawling around the molded parts. Upon closer inspection, I noticed several...
  3. WilcoxAE

    Tiny black bugs in incubator?

    Issue is I have several clutches of eggs in vermiculite in my incubator. Well, one clutch had a lot of infertile eggs. They molded a little but when I went to take the bad eggs out, I saw the teeniest tiniest black bug crawling around the molded parts. Upon closer inspection, I noticed several...
  4. WilcoxAE

    Microscope 500x good enough for fecal?

    Is 500x in a microscope enough to do a fecal float? Thanks!
  5. WilcoxAE

    Warm air, :gasp: , humidifier with cleaning instructions. Thoughts?

    What do y'all think about using this warm air humidifier if following the thorough cleaning as shown in the video. I know a lot of y'all speak harshly about warm air humidifiers, but I feel bacteria can be avoided if frequently cleaned. ?? Anyone here use a warm-air humidifier? Thoughts...
  6. WilcoxAE

    Parasites via wax worms or meal worms?

    Is it possible for parasites to be transmitted via wax worms or meal worms? I used some tweezers pulling waxies out of a container to feed to some critters that I have since come to discover are ill. I do not want to transmit any diseases to my other critters. Is that possible. I ,of course...
  7. WilcoxAE

    Reptile Art - Glass Painting - No other area for art on here.

    There doesn't seem to an area for art on this forum and I dig ya'll's opinion on other things. Why not on my art? Reptiles is a glass painting I did of the planet, sun, galaxy, with ,of course, reptiles. It is meant to be hung in a window or in a back-lit frame. A Red Eye Tree Frog...
  8. WilcoxAE

    :| Old News?

    http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2016/0104/The-smallest-chameleons-give-the-biggest-tongue-lashings-say-scientists I don't know how to feel about this. Kinda thought someone who is prominent on this forum had already done such a thing? o_O
  9. WilcoxAE

    What's Your Vet Emergency Resource Fund Amount?

    Hey guys and gals, As I am sure you all have had experience with, as with any pet before investing in one, it's wise to have a fund set aside for emergencies. Such as trips to the vet, medications, etc. Or do you know of pet insurances that cover chammis? What's ya'lls average rainy day...
  10. WilcoxAE

    Need Tranny Veileds!

    Yeah that's right. I love those moody tranny veileds and have been going to the deepest darkest parts of the internet but to no avail. Any age, any sex, will do.
  11. WilcoxAE

    Natural Cure-All for Gnats & for chams that eat dirt!

    If you are one of us that insist on having live plants in our chameleon's houses, you have probably had a run in with those wonderful and pesky friends that fly up your nose, Fungus Gnats. The females happily flit all around from plant to plant laying eggs in the soil. Making more gnats and...
  12. WilcoxAE

    Plant Blight and non-toxic remedies!

    Alright horticultural and chameleon aficionados. I am attempting to cure some plant diseases without killing the chameleons in the process. There seems to be nothing on the forums regarding such problems. I hope others have experience with such and can comment or can learn from this. I have an...
  13. WilcoxAE

    Strange thick painful scales?!

    Here is something that just recently developed on a male veiled chameleon. He in in the middle of a shed, as you can see from the pic, but the "white areas" of his skin have developed these strange thick scales. I believe them to be highly painful as he almost leapt out of his skin when I...
  14. WilcoxAE

    Veiled Laid 29 eggs, but still is bumpy...

    :confused: Howdy everyone, This forum pretty much has the answer to anything I could search but I couldn't quite find the answer to this. My female veiled laid 29 eggs, covered them up, and started eating like everything was cool. :cool: Only problem is that she still very clearly has...
  15. WilcoxAE

    Ey yo, Brooklyn...vets you have Experience with or Fuggedaboutit!

    Ey yo, so my recent gooey mouth scare got me jumpy. I'd gone to reptile shows in White plains NY and gotten veterinarians business cards as well as to shows in Pennsylvania. Nobody seemed to be in Brooklyn. Being located in the boroughs of New York City, I was wondering if anyone had a REAL...
  16. WilcoxAE

    Georgia Crickets, anyone? Is my bad experience a shared experience?

    Thought I was getting a deal by ordering through Georgia Cricket. I hadn't heard of them but thought I'd give it a try. Mistake. The delivery of 1000 had a lot more dead in the box than I'd gotten from say Foster and Smith and MAN did the box REEK. Should have been the first warning. I...
  17. WilcoxAE

    Veiled Setup Critique

    Howdy everyone, Been a lurker. Got some tranny veileds and have been in the process of trying to mellow them out and get them comfy in their new home...semi-permanent home. (Plan to build a bigger enclosure for them in a few months...) That being said, I am kinda curious as to what...
  18. WilcoxAE

    Hypermelanistic Veileds

    Good day, I have been on the hunt for "piebald" and hypermelanistic veileds for quite some time. They do seem to be less existant as of late. Looking for 4-5 months old but will take pretty much whatever I can get. Feel free to pm me or shoot me an email at aprilwilcox - gmail.com
  19. WilcoxAE

    Insane Veileds

    Howdy, I have been a lurker here for some time. Kept chameleons since I was in middle school, and raised commercially a few different reptiles. Recently, I came upon a pair of 3 month old translucent ("piebald") that were up for sale. Sufficed to say, I jumped on it. Once going to the...
  20. WilcoxAE

    Awesome Free-range tutorial on Instructables

    Howdy, Been a lurker and not active for some time. Everyone on here is so communal and full of knowledge and advice. It's great. Moving on... In my research, to add to what I am learning here, I came across a rather well thought out article on instructables concerning a free range build...
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