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Subject:  Re: Quinoa / Kale Salad for CC Date:  7/10/2013  8:25 AM
Author:  Art53 Number:  688464 of 794816

Catherine shares,
"Art, what do you think of this? (comment on the blog):
"Twenty years ago my son bought a baby iguana that lived with us for 12 years, growing to a total length of six feet. When ‘Hawkeye’ was half grown, he had a near-death experience, losing his coordination and his appetite. We learned that he had a calcium deficiency. Kale was recommended and his recovery was dramatic. At the time, our local grocery store did not sell kale. When I was able to find it elsewhere, other shoppers would ask what it was and why I was buying it! (This was 10-15 years ago.) We're able to grow kale and it's now an important part of our diet, even though our iguana has died of old age…"


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They just mean he came close to death. Near death experience can have several meanings.

Calcium deficiency is a common problem among captive reptiles. When I took car