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 #1755181


Timmyboy
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 Burrowing!/Help

My oscar is always under his rock.I set up his cage so that he can hide underneath a rock inlet.But hes there all the time.Hes 2 years old and was wondering if hes ok.Do they hide alot.Is it hsi light cos it don’t feel extremely hot as well.



06/08/08  02:38pm

 #1755255


Nellie
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  Message To: Timmyboy   In reference to Message Id: 1755181


 Burrowing!/Help

Whats A lot? like days or hours? mine only comes out to sun bathe or to eat or swim and catch crickets.



06/08/08  04:09pm

 #1755375


Timmyboy
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  Message To: Nellie   In reference to Message Id: 1755255


 Burrowing!/Help

Well like hes under the rock for like 8 hours! But he comes out when i feed him and comes when im not in the room so maybe he’s scared cos ive had him for like 2 months.



06/08/08  06:30pm

 #1756497


TutThePlatedLizard
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  Message To: Timmyboy   In reference to Message Id: 1755375


 Burrowing!/Help

lol thats normal, not to worry, they like to hide. mine used to burrow under his water dish, even once he got bigger than it!



06/09/08  10:49pm

 #1756736


Gottee guy
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  Message To: TutThePlatedLizard   In reference to Message Id: 1756497


 Burrowing!/Help

what’s an oscar?
is it just his plated lizard’s name?



06/10/08  10:05am

 #1756847


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  Message To: Gottee guy   In reference to Message Id: 1756736


 Burrowing!/Help

mine hide most of the day its not cos theres out wrong with them its just wot they do they are shy animals to start with and in the wild they spend most of there time under ground in borrows out of the sun so i wouldnt worry i take my hides out for 3 hours a day just so i know there getting uv and some heat to digest there food
tony



06/10/08  12:07pm

 #1758028


Timmyboy
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  Message To: Tony23   In reference to Message Id: 1756847


 Burrowing!/Help

Thanks for the info and yes oscar is my plated’s name.



06/11/08  03:57pm


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