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To properly develop the eggs, an incubator is needed.
You need to have this setup well before the eggs are laid.
A small aquarium or large plastic container are good choice
for the incubator. Place a heat source inside the the
container. You can either use a heating cable, lamp or
an incandescent bulb. Every lizards eggs needs
a different temperature, and all have different incubation
periods. Place the eggs in a smaller container, one that
can fit into your incubator. It needs a substrate, and
vermiculite is recommended.
While it is important to leave the lizard alone while
she is laying her eggs, you must know where the clutch
has been buried. Once you locate the eggs, remove the
clutch from the substrate, Be very careful here. Lizard
eggs have semi-soft shells, and can be broken if you
do not show caution. Also be careful not to change the
position of the eggs from the nesting location to the
incubator. Rotating the eggs can be harmful to the embryo
inside. Once the eggs are in the container, make sure
the lid or top is securely closed. Put the container
into the incubator.
You must periodically check the eggs for several
reasons. You should be checking for proper temperature,
dampness, and molding eggs. Bad eggs will be discolored
and may have fuzz over them. Remove these eggs immediately.
You must also make sure the dampness levels are maintained,
to ensure proper humidity.