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RE: Pyramiding.. The answer!! I think..

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Posted by: Paradon at Sun May 27 23:30:30 2012  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by Paradon ]  
   

I think it has to do with nutrition. Captive diet is lacking in some way. It's hard to replicate their wild diet for herbivores. Omnivorous animals are easier to do in captivity in my experience. THis is why bearded dragons are prolific in captivity. Good nutrition along with proper husbandry is sure key to your pets' longevity.


   

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