Can Bearded Dragons Eat Sweet Corn? (Benefits/Risks)

Yes, bearded dragons can eat sweet corn.

Sweet corn is rich in protein and Vitamin A which are helpful for bearded dragons.

However, sweet corn also contains a high amount of sugar and carbohydrates which can affect bearded dragons negatively.

Bearded dragons may be affected by weight gain and an increased risk for diabetes if they eat too much sweet corn.

Additionally, there are some nutrients in sweet corn which should not be fed to bearded dragons such as nitrates and gluten.

Overall, bearded dragons should not be fed too much sweet corn.

Can baby bearded dragons eat sweet corn?

No, baby bearded dragons can’t eat sweet corn.

Bearded dragons need an appropriate amount of calcium to help their bones grow properly and stay strong.  

If there isn’t enough calcium in a dragon’s diet, it may experience deficiencies like malformed bones and spasms.  

Baby bearded dragons should only be fed insects since they are high in calcium.

However, insects contain very little nutrients for dragon health so they should only be fed to baby bearded dragons occasionally rather than as a staple food source.