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by EmmaM
20 May 2017, 12:16
Forum: Diet and Nutrition
Topic: Weight Gain
Replies: 16
Views: 13214

Re: Weight Gain

Hello! I have cut back a bit but she is still gaining weight. I think I will have to start giving her half, and then a leaf or two later on. Her food was gone in 10 minutes this morning! I have the opposite problem with my other one. She hasn't lost weight but she did not eat for weeks. Oral antibio...
by EmmaM
09 May 2017, 12:26
Forum: Diet and Nutrition
Topic: Weight Gain
Replies: 16
Views: 13214

Re: Weight Gain

Sorry, what Is really effective?
by EmmaM
22 Mar 2017, 11:15
Forum: Diet and Nutrition
Topic: Weight Gain
Replies: 16
Views: 13214

Re: Weight Gain

Nina, Thanks for coming back to me. I'll let you know how I get on with the diet. (Re the photos "before" is what I had prepared to feed them this morning - "after" is when I reduced the amount thinking the "before" was too much. Sorry I should have explained properly the first time round, but I'd o...
by EmmaM
22 Mar 2017, 09:35
Forum: Diet and Nutrition
Topic: Weight Gain
Replies: 16
Views: 13214

Re: Weight Gain

The bottom picture is before - the first is the after.

Emma
by EmmaM
22 Mar 2017, 09:34
Forum: Diet and Nutrition
Topic: Weight Gain
Replies: 16
Views: 13214

Re: Weight Gain

I will try and attach two photos. I think I have been overfeeding ( :o the shame). One photo shows what I was going to feed, the other shows a stricter me.
by EmmaM
22 Mar 2017, 08:18
Forum: Diet and Nutrition
Topic: Weight Gain
Replies: 16
Views: 13214

Re: Weight Gain

Just a quick update - Ptolemy's worm count is clear (cheer).

I've also double checked my temps and they are both 30-31C air temp at shell height (I used two probes [paranoid]).

Thank you.

Emma
by EmmaM
21 Mar 2017, 14:26
Forum: Diet and Nutrition
Topic: Weight Gain
Replies: 16
Views: 13214

Re: Weight Gain

Thanks for coming back to me Nina. I know it will sound funny but I have two hand drawn templates on a piece of paper roughly the size of of their shells and I cover that with weeds. This gets used every day (trying so hard not to overfeed lol) so they are consistently getting the same amount every ...