water dish cleaning

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water dish cleaning

Postby lexany0177 » Sat May 23, 2020 3:04 pm

My new blue tongue skink pooped inside of his water dish today so i cleaned it out with soap water and alcohol but it still smells like the poop is this the proper way to clean it i dont want my new friend to get sick so i just want to make sure.
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Re: water dish cleaning

Postby Janella » Sat May 23, 2020 5:35 pm

I usually just use dawn dish soap and water and then rinse very thoroughly. I would maybe just wash again?
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Re: water dish cleaning

Postby LavenderFleur » Sat May 23, 2020 7:11 pm

Maybe let it soak for a little bit in hot, soapy water. If that doesn't help, maybe cleaning with vinegar will get rid of the smell. Rinse well, of course.

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