Common Mourning Gecko Health Problems

Are you worried that you might have a sick gecko? Want to learn more about mourning geckos? You’re in the right place! Welcome to ReptiFiles’ table of contents for all things related to mourning gecko health.

In the wild, a sick or weakened reptile is a target for predators, so they have become experts at pretending to be well. As pets, this means that any reptile owner must be extra diligent in order to notice changes that may indicate illness.

The Ultimate Mourning Gecko Care Guide - Mourning Gecko Health Guide

Photo used with permission from my.little.creatures

If you’re looking for a reptile veterinarian near you, I recommend reading ReptiFiles’ article, Finding the Reptile Vet of Your Dreams, and checking out ARAV.org’s Find a Vet tool.

Disclaimer: I am not a reptile veterinarian nor a reptile health expert. The contents of these pages are to be used as guidelines, not professional medical advice. If you have an emergency, call an ARAV-certified reptile veterinarian immediately.


Eggs

Kinked Tail

Metabolic Bone Disease (MBD)

Seizures

Shedding

Tail/Limb Loss

Thin Tail