Pinworm in bearded dragons is very common, but what exactly is pinworm? Through this article we will dive into the signs, symptoms and treatment for pinworm.
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So what exactly are Pinworms?
Pinworms are a kind of nematode worm that are not visible to the naked eye. Another name for pinworms is threadworm and also seatworm. While it may be normal for your bearded dragon to have pinworms, your vet will will treat them if there is a problem. When your bearded dragon begins to develop symptoms like fecal obstruction and decrease in appetite then it is cause for concern.