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MY BROTHERS TURTLE HASENT ATEN IN A FEW DAYS AND IS EXTREAMLY UNDER WEIGHT WE GIVE HER FOOD BUT SHE DOESNT EAT IT SHES FLOTING LOPP SIDED SO WE ROSE THE WATER TEMP TO HELP IT SOME AND SHES GASPING FOR AIR OH YEAH AND THIS MORNING MY MOM FOUND LIKE A LITTLE BUG STUCK TO HER SHELL IS SHE GONNA LIVE OR IS SHE GONNA.......JUST HELP PLZ ASAP!!!!!!!!
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You should get the turtle to a vet. If she is swimming lopsided and wheezing it sounds as though she has a respitory infection. To help her out you can raise the temp in the basking area as well as the water temp. But she really needs to be seen...and soon.
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