Why do beared dragons beards turn black?
Usually they will puff out their "beards" and their beards turn a dark black. They will flatten themselves out and try to stand as tall as possible, sometimes bobbing up and down. They will also lean over slightly more to one side to appear bigger. If needed, they will bite and "tail whip" their predator.
Your bearded dragon may feel threatened or stressed either by another bearded dragon, you or even the coulor black can make them turn black. Or, this may be quite natural, as your bearded dragon may be male. But if you feel that it is more severe, then it may be black fungus or another illness. If so, go down to your local vets.
Bearded dragons can get to be around 1.5 feet at the biggest. Their heads can be triangular. More if they are a female, less if they are a male. They have spikes on their head and neck, the sides of their belly, and on some weird shoulder flap things. Their color varies from a darkish brown to a sandy creamy tan, or from a yellow to even a red. Their beards/ neck and belly can…
Bearded Dragons' necks can actually turn black due to being mad, stressed, or even in breeding season. This can be completely normal. It can, however, be a sign that something may be wrong with him. Just make sure, the temps are good, it has a good UVB light (you have to get a new one every 6 months), he is eating well, normally active. If everything else seems okay, then I wouldn't worry too much…
When the chin (also known as the beard) turns black it can mean several things 1) The Bearded Dragon is mad and is warning you to stay away 2) The Beardie might be basking, as everyone knows black attracts heat 3) The Beardie might be sick 4) The Beardie might feel threatened and is trying to protect itself
My beardie's tail tip turned black a while ago. This was because she was suffering gain green (sorry i dont know if that is spelled right) and it had died. The tissue, skin, muscle, bone everything. Take your beardie to the vet right away and have him check this because this could be life threatening to your bearded dragon.