vet tested the sick one's stool sample in Aug 2020. found nothing. they also did couple x rays and blood sample (blood sample cost $270 !!) . so they found NO blockage, No parasites, white blood cells were bit high so vet prescribed antibiotics injection on arms every 3 days.
After spending $700+ on vet bills , numerous x rays and antibiotic injections, turns out the vet did nothing but drained out my pocket and stress out the tortoise,
turns out it was round worms from another radiata i introduced in july . After discovering live round worms pooped out , i...
the picture was stolen from some tortoise owner , who probably from Malaysia or Indonesia .
the backgroud grass are pretty common in south east asia but probably doesnt exit in US, especially in a desert like Las Vegas
. Forgive me I have a very dumb question .
did you mean 50mg/kg of 2% liquid solution or 50mg of fenbendazole ?
For example , I bought this 10% solution panacur , 100mg/ml . To treat a 1kg tortoise , do I take 0.5ml directly or dilute it to 2% solution and take 50mg of it ?
on the bottle it...
Wtf is this worm? Looks like a piece of thin spaghetti. Found in the poop of a radiata tortoise I bought couple months ago . The shape and texture of the poop looks normal and this tortoise eats like a pig .
if its not photoshoped, looks like its/they are a siamese twins within siamese twins. theres a clear line separating the right one and the other 2 on the left
dammit, i dont even know if i should use plural or not