Can Bearded Dragons Eat Mosquitoes?

Can Bearded Dragons Eat Mosquitoes?

From the insect family Culicidae Mosquitoes are small and midge-like flies.

The word “mosquito” is Spanish for “little fly”. There are thousands of species of mosquitoes that feed on various kinds of hosts such as: birds, mammals, amphibians, birds, reptiles and some kinds of fish.

It is none as the deadliest animal family in the world because this insect has been host to Zika virus, dengue fever, West Nile virus, yellow fever, malaria and Chikungunya to name a few harmful infections.

So can bearded dragons eat mosquitoes safely?

No, they cannot because of the risk of various infections or viruses that the mosquito may be carrying.

It is best for a bearded dragon to avoid eating this insect at all costs because it could be very dangerous to their health.