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    Default How often to feed a crestie

    Just got my gecko it hatched about a month ago I wanna know how often to feed it what is the rule of thumb here and not just for hatchlings I wanna up to adult geckos

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    I feed mine Pangea, every other day.
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    And how long do you leave the dish in there for?

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    It stays in there til I change it. On the 2nd day it usually dries out some, so I add a spritz of water and remix.
    Eileen
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    The gecko always has food 24/7. Every second day the old food is removed and fresh food added. If it dries out, I add a bit more water the second day to get it soft again. If you leave old food in for longer then 2 days it can start getting kinda gross and possibly mold. It doesn't really have preservatives in it so it spoils quickly.

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    Geckos should have food 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Every other day, mix fresh food for th little guy. One day after mixing fresh food, add a tiny bit of water to freshen it up.
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    .1.YBST Cloveth
    .1.MINIPIG Judy(food&belly rub is kinda apig deal)
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    Thank you guys so much helps a lot me being a first time crestie owner

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    I completely understand. If you have any other quetions, please ask!
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