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My gecko's left eye is looking strange It's greyer than the

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my gecko's left eye is looking strange It's greyer than the other eye
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is wrong with your gecko?
Customer: I think it is a cap which didn't come off properly while shedding
JA: What is your gecko's name and age?
Customer: Milo Not sure how old he is exactly as he had a previous owner
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about your gecko?
Customer: Nothing else
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
He is a Madagascan ground gecko

My name is ***** ***** I am a Vet tech and Have worked with Reptiles over 4o years.

I am reviewing the pictures right now and will be back with Questions and an answers shortly.


Has the Gecko recently shed?

Type of substrate used?

Do you use any supplements?


Customer: replied 3 months ago.
my gecko has recently shed
I use coco fibre brick and regularly ensure the humidity is correct
I use calci-dust and nutrobal

From what I can see it looks like retained shed in the eye. This is a common problem we see in some gecko breeds. Unfortunately you cannot resolve this issue at home. It will take a Reptile specialist to remove the piece of shed. If I am correct and it is left in place, it will accumulate with each shed and eventually leave the eye blind.

I would be happy to locate a Herp Vet for you with a State or Country. Please reply for Herp Vets or discussion.


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Customer: replied 3 months ago.