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Discussion in 'Introductions and Welcomes' started by Andy poyner, Dec 1, 2019.

  1. Andy poyner

    Andy poyner New Member

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    Hi all. Thanks for having me... I live in Stoke on trent UK, I'm 48band own snakes, various reptiles and two adult female tegus.
    One is an Argentinian black and white and my other, which is the grumpiest I've ever met is an unknown to me... I've uploaded a picture.. Any ideas?

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  2. Walter1

    Walter1 Moderator Staff Member 1,000+ Post Club 5 Year Member

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    Welcome Andy,

    The tegu in the picture looks like a Colombian Black and White Tegu. It is a different specieas than an Argentine Black and White Tegu.
  3. Andy poyner

    Andy poyner New Member

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    OK thankyou. Makes sense as they are visually very different
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    Yvonne G Administrator

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    Hi, and welcome! (I love that wrinkly faced avatar pic)
  5. Andy poyner

    Andy poyner New Member

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    Lol thankyou. That's Ted one of my British bulldogs.
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    Debita Active Member

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    Love both animals!! The grumpy Tegu looks like a female - is that correct? Do you need me to take the pup for you? What a cutie pie.
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    Andy poyner New Member

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    Thankyou, yes she's is certainly female, I have two ladies now.
    The pup is a complete loon, taking some house training I can tell you
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    waves from Yorkshire ....... Definitely Colombian
  9. Andy poyner

    Andy poyner New Member

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    Waves back.
    Thanks bud
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    Debita Active Member

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    Hey!! I want some waves! ...wait...are those like Royal waves or ocean?

    Hang in there with the potty-training....not that it will necessarily matter. :rolleyes::)
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    AlphaAlpha Well-Known Member

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    can you post more pics please and give me an idea on size?

    as I believe you could be mistaken, looking at the pic more closely I believe you have a male Colombian.
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    Andy poyner New Member

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    OK will do later as I'm at work. That would be interesting as I'm the third owner and both places have sexed as female.
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    AlphaAlpha Well-Known Member

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    Its really really hard to tell due to lack of full size jowls....... but females usually look slimmer in the face with an altogether more delicate and lighter look.
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    Andy poyner New Member

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    OK cool, I have a female Argentinian, she looks very different
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    AlphaAlpha Well-Known Member

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    This is Alpha and he's defo male.

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    Andy poyner New Member

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    He looks good. Will send pics later if he/ she let's me
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