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Hey Guys !!

I am new to the Uro world and am thoroughly excited !! I got my Uro for free from a neighbor moving to california who did not want to take his new pet along for the ride. Anywho, i ended up with the little fella but it looks like he was not properly cared for. From what i have been told he was only fed chicory and endives all his life 3x a week, and it looks like his entire tail may have been rotted but has not been treated in months !!!! :(. I was also told he hasnt shed in over a year, possibly poor lighting? I have a photo of the guy but i cant upload on my iphone. Can any of you guys give suggestions? Do any of you know of a good uro animal hospital in Nj?



10/25/14  12:52am

 #2310504


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Here is a photo of the little guy, finally figured how to load photos.. the tank i got is also super dirty. im cleaning it out tomorrow for sure !!



10/25/14  01:06am

 #2310505


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  Message To: JerseyBoy   In reference to Message Id: 2310504


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For hospital wise I found a lot in nj for you and the one with the stars is recommended by herp keepers:

Andy C. Anderson, DVM Madison Animal Hospital 262 Main St. Madison 07940 973-377-1515

Deborah Adelsohn Community Animal Hospital 921 Route 53 Morris Plains 07950 973-267-4220

Eric T. Banks VMD Cumberland Veterinary Hospital Vineland, NJ 08360 609-691-5000

* Stanley Bladek Newton Veterinary Hospital Route 206/94 Northbound Newton, NJ 07860 973-383-4321; fax: 973-383-7544

Drs. Boren, Greenspan Oradell Animal Hospital 201-262-0010 1997: Not recommended for chameleons

James Boutette, David S. Kupersmith, Susan Pello Animal & Bird Health Center and Hospital 1785 Springdale Rd Cherry Hill 856 -751-2122

Warren Briggs Ocean County Veterinary Hospital 838 River Avenue (Route 9) Lakewood, New Jersey 08701 732-363-7202 732-370-4176 4/18/01: Mixed reviews from patients

Gerald Buchoff Hoslistic Pet Care & Housecalls 281 Browertown Road West Paterson, NJ 07006 973-632-2483

Sharon Dailey 27 Lippencott Ave Voorhees 08043-4765

* Mike Doolen NorthStar VETS 34 Trenton-Lakewood Rd. Clarksburg 08510 609-259-8300

Margaret Fordham and Jeff Applegate Oakhurst Veterinary Hospital 225 Monmouth Road Oakhurst, NJ 07755 732-531-1212

Christopher Garuba Nassau Animal Hospital 3440 Route 1 North Princeton, NJ 08540-5979 609-720-0100

Clifford Glade Mountain Lakes Animal Hosp 360 Route 46 Mountain Lakes 07046 0201-627-2700

Robert Groskin Englewood Animal Hospital 43 N. Dean St Englewood 07631 201-568-1751

David Horn Veterinary Care Canter Hamilton 609-890-6266

Ronald Hurley Stafford Vet Hosp 211 N. Main St Manahawkin 08050 609-597-7571

* Anthony Loomis Plainfield Animal Hospital 2215 Park Avenue South Plainfield 07080 908-755-2428

Westfield Animal Hospital 357 South Avenue East Westfield 07090 908-233-6030

Michael P. Morris Animal Care Center of North New Jersey 62 Hamburg Turnpike Riverdale 201-835-3733

Martha O’Rourke 1273 Church Rd Toms River 08753

* Raritan Animal Hospital 1850 Route 27 Edison 08820 732-985-0278

Dr. Sal and Dr. Eisenberg Alita Strali-Chang Voorhees 856-435-8090


How’s everything setup wise since you got him? He looks big lol I use to have mali uro.

* Barry L. Stuart, DVM Advanced Care Small & Exotic 1991 US Highway 22 Bound Brook, NJ 08805 732-764-9595

Michael Weiss All Creatures Vet Care Center 352 Greentree Rd Sewell 08080 856-256-8996; fax 856-582-0951

Vincent Zaccheo Warren Animal Hosp 793 Uniontown Rd Phillipsburg 08865 908-859-0702



10/25/14  11:35am

 #2310511


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  Message To: Takahiro111   In reference to Message Id: 2310505


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Thank you !! Really appreciate that. I found so many myself but i wanted to go somewhere where someone has had a good experience and not just some quickie pump and dump operation.



10/25/14  04:22pm

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  Message To: JerseyBoy   In reference to Message Id: 2310511


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He is big. Right now i have him in a 36x21x18 size tank. Im looking around for a 72". Is is about a foot in lenght maybe 5-6" wide if i had to guess. Activity wise he seems normal. I noticed he jumps all i to his food bowl eats poops then goes to his rock lol



10/25/14  04:28pm

 #2310513


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  Message To: JerseyBoy   In reference to Message Id: 2310512


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Your welcome and some lizards eat their poop so make sure you spot clean(whenever you see poop take it out) because they can get sick from that and you don’t wanna pay extra vet money lol their expensive..my water monitor use to do that so I would gently push his face away and he quickly learned as he grew that’s that’s a no no he’s really smart to be a animal. I think lizards that eat veggies is harder to feed because their picky and get bored from eating certain things when their diet is limited unlike carnivores and insectivores.



10/25/14  04:42pm


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