Beardies enjoy a bath from time to time. They tend to show their best color when in warm water. Megatron especially appreciates baths when he is shedding.
Firestar’s tail curls up in the air when she is put into water.
This male’s beard and the flaps above his shoulder turn black as he gets excited to see a female. Males can also turn their bellies black when very excited.
Female bearded dragons can also turn their beards black when excited, upset, startled, or frightened.
Megatron has a black beard and does head bobs in the water when he takes a bath with Firestar.
This female puffs up, turns her beard black, and does slow push-ups when she see this male.