green iguanas are entirely vegan,
No animal protein of any kind is needed.
If you are fed a lot of animal protein,
Eco-friendly iguanas don’t live very long,
Usually causes gout pain or skeletal metabolism.
Offer green iguanas with calcium-rich eco-friendlies,
A diet including vegetables and fruits is essential.
To reproduce efficiently,
In artificial diet regimens of vegetarian reptiles,
The calcium to phosphorus ratio needs to be 2:1.
Prevent or feed less:
Broccoli, Brussels Sprouts, Cabbage,
Kale, Broadleaf Lettuce, Cauliflower.
They include iodine-binding compounds,
Can trigger thyroid troubles.
Spinach consists of oxalic acid,
which binds to calcium in the gut
to ensure that the latter can not be taken in and used.
70-80% of dark, broad-leaved, high-calcium eco-friendlies,
Kale leaves, mustard eco-friendlies, chicory, cocklebur, and young dandelion leaves.
Mulberry and hibiscus fallen leaves are frequently offered;
20-30% vegetable shreds,
Carrots, winter season squash, pumpkin, zucchini,
Thawed frozen blended vegetables and thornless cactus fruit.
10-20% fruits and blossoms,
Strawberry, raspberry, mango, papaya,
Kiwi, Melon, Apple (seeded).
Cactus fruits as well as flowers.
Nasturtium flowers and dandelion flowers.
Environment-friendly iguanas like bananas.
However, just as a snack.
Their calcium to phosphorus ratio is not suitable.
Chop all food into small pieces,
Juveniles can swallow them in one bite.
Green iguanas additionally need extra calcium.
Calcium powder needs to be gently sprayed on the green iguana salad.
Juveniles 3 times a week, grownups 1 or 2 times a week.