bearded dragon and mango

Can Bearded Dragons Eat Mango? Facts And Information

Yes, Bearded Dragons can eat mango as long as they are cut into pieces no wider than their eyes. This will make it easier and safer for your dragon to eat the mango. Although they can eat mango, they would not be my first choice of fruit to feed your Bearded Dragon.

can bearded dragons eat mango

Mangos have a moderate level of oxalate, which too much of can cause binding to calcium which can cause metabolic bone disease in lizards.

Some bearded dragons will like mango, and others will not. If your beardie won’t eat mango, you could try other fruits or treats such as:

  • Apples
  • Grapes
  • Pears
  • Watermelon
  • Pineapples
  • Peaches
  • Plums
  • Peeled bananas
  • Raspberries

Remember, please only give mango as treats and not as part of their main diet. Fruits are filled with sugar and do not provide enough nutrients such as protein and essential vitamins.

It’s also best to not feed mango to baby bearded dragons due to too it being too much sugar for their body to handle.

If you want to learn more about bearded dragons, check out our full care guide here.

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