Do bearded dragons carry diseases. Bearded dragons are thought to be the best pet lizard, and we would agree. They’re a hardy species of lizard which are both friendly and full of character, which is exactly what you want from a pet reptile. Being the most popular lizard for reptile owners, it’s no wonder questions like these need to be answered. So, do bearded dragons carry diseases?
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Throughout this article we will dive into the reason for diseases and infections, and whether they can be harmful to humans.
If a bearded dragon is well looked after, with a clean environment and a healthy varied diet, then bearded dragons are usually very disease resistant. They are known to be a very hardy animal, given the correct diet and hygiene (which can only be given through the owners).
However, if they are not kept in suitable conditions, their chance of fighting off diseases and infections are decreased massively. In the most serious cases, any of these diseases or infections can result in death for your bearded dragon. Follow this link to find out some death signs to look out for.