Tegus can eat sweet peppers. Bell peppers are healthy and nutritious and you can feed them to your tegus regularly without any problems.
Can tegus eat hot peppers?
Some types of lizards such as iguanas and bearded dragons, as well as turtles, have been observed enjoying chili peppers without any issues. It is therefore safe to assume tegus can also eat hot peppers, although you may want to feed them in moderation. Bell peppers are also an option.
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