Ask Dr Claire

Can killing water dragon lizards make my dog sick? He doesnt eat them, he just shakes them to death… I cant stop him, he is a ridgeback x staffy.

Nope, killing and not eating water dragons won’t make your dog sick.

It’s just sad for the water dragon 🙁

Your dog is certainly not alone in his behaviour, many dogs and cats sadly prey on water dragons.

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