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#1 JerryMaffz

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Posted 29 May 2015 - 10:42 AM

I'm hoping that Jerry will be in his outdoor enclosure now until autumn.

I'd like to know what you all do regarding calcium/vitamins etc.

When he's inside, Jerry has Nutrobal every day and a cuttle bone in his table.

Outside he has a cuttlebone and I added 15kg of Limestone Flour to his substrate when the enclosure was constructed,

so in theory, all the weeds grown from seed should be calcium rich.

Do you think that this is sufficient for a hatchling now that he's getting natural UV?

Should I leave a bowl of Limestone Flour out?

Should I still feed , maybe, one leaf with Nutrobal on, per day?

Your thoughts and experiences are welcomed please.



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Posted 29 May 2015 - 03:39 PM

You don't need D3 supplement when outside, but limestone flour to take at will is always a good idea ;)

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Posted 29 May 2015 - 03:55 PM

Yes not needed when outdoors :)

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Posted 29 May 2015 - 07:02 PM

OK, thanks..Will try to find a shallow dish to put some Limestone Flour in..Daresay he'll end up looking like 'Casper the friendly ghost' though. :)






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