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Post Posted: Wed Sep 12, 2018 10:48 am   Re: Odd behavior

UPDATE: just got home... vet said that based on what she was seeing and my descriptions that he does not needed an xray right now and that she thinks it was mostly due to the shedding. She said to keep an eye on him and if he starts having mucus or swimming funny, or stops eating to bring him back. She said it may continue for a bit until he sheds his plastron. She said her own turtles have done this before... otherwise, he is a healthy weight and he looks great.
One RES named "The Hulk" (named by my kids. Lol ) 4 1/2" SCL
Rescued July 10, 2014 from a waste water treatment facility.
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Post Posted: Wed Sep 12, 2018 11:12 am   Re: Odd behavior

Great ! keep being observant as you are and don't stop being a good Mom !
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Post Posted: Wed Sep 12, 2018 11:30 pm   Re: Odd behavior

I don't think there is any connection to behavior changes and scute shedding. Either way, they do have mood changes on occasion. Glad to know he's much better!
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