I'm not sure what to do I have two leopard geckos and I was just feeding them and one of them bite the others head and now theirs a small noticeable hole should I take it to the vet or whatever or will it heal naturally.

  • Can you post a picture? Jul 5, 2016 at 0:08
  • what gender are they? and i think to give a correct answer you would need to post a picture or give a much more detailed description of the wound. My personal mantra is "when in doubt, taking them is better than not"
    – Ian
    Jul 5, 2016 at 19:23

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It could be for the following reasons:

  • You have two male geckos, which fight (check if they have a bump underneath their bottom)
  • They don't have enough room
  • Medical Reasons
  • They are still young and panic a lot
  • Playing/Restless -etc.

I need more information to confirm any of these. I recommend observing them and taking them to the vet.


You should separate the two of them into different tanks and if you need them to eventually share a tank then keep trying to introduce them in a mutual environment so there’s no territorial issues until they get used to each other and start liking each other. Then sl

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