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by Vulleyalcoppy
Tue Jul 25, 2006 2:01 pm
Forum: Turtle First Aid
Topic: Infection or shedding? please help....
Replies: 9
Views: 2647

Please help

I ordered Novalsan online at PetMeds.com.....someone suggested this and/or a salt dip. I don't know how much salt to water and for how long he should be dipped. Any help would be appreciated.

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by Vulleyalcoppy
Mon Jul 24, 2006 6:11 pm
Forum: Turtle First Aid
Topic: Infection or shedding? please help....
Replies: 9
Views: 2647

Infection or Shedding?

Yes, he does have some darker areas on his shell. It doesn't appear that they are softer than other parts of his shell. His shell is sort of like stiff leather. It that the way it should be? Should I try the ZooMed dip, it seems you suspect a bacterial infection of some kind. The little guy is about...
by Vulleyalcoppy
Mon Jul 24, 2006 10:18 am
Forum: Turtle First Aid
Topic: Infection or shedding? please help....
Replies: 9
Views: 2647

Shedding or what

OK I opened a PhotoBucket account. Hope I did this right. I have two pictures.
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by Vulleyalcoppy
Sun Jul 23, 2006 3:06 pm
Forum: Turtle First Aid
Topic: Infection or shedding? please help....
Replies: 9
Views: 2647

baby sliders, shedding?????

The little guy is acting normal, eating, swimming. I do have a picture, may not be good enough though. There names are complicated. My daughter recued them from Chinatown in NYC, she wanted to give them a better home then the 4 x 4 plastic tub with the standard plastic palm tree they came home in. O...
by Vulleyalcoppy
Sat Jul 22, 2006 4:59 pm
Forum: Turtle First Aid
Topic: Infection or shedding? please help....
Replies: 9
Views: 2647

Infection or shedding? please help....

We got 2 baby sliders about a month ago. They are in a 30 gallon tank with about 4-5 inches of water in it. They have a few places to bask, with a basking light and UV light as well. We just noticed that one of them has a raised area around one if its scutes. I am not sure if this is just normal she...