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Axolotl Murderer - 2nd June 2015

One of my axolotls ate the other one,  leaving half a tail… it then hid in the tank.

I was trying to get it out when I saw a note in the tank. 36 more words


Axolotl Diets

Regrettably, this means that the main objective of many of the companies serving this market is earning money and this results in misleading, inaccurate and occasionally downright dangerous diet plans being promoted to the general public. 474 more words

Senescence and regeneration in salamanders

Cellular senescence is a state in which cells stop dividing but remain metabolically active. Moreover, they usually express a pro-inflammatory secretome, upregulate immune ligands and are positive for specific activities such as senescence-associated b-galactosidase (SA-bgal). 747 more words


Splinters of Singing


The Axolotl is endangered because of urbanization and pollution of the lakes around Mexico City where they are found. They are an amphibian related to salamanders but they don’t develop lungs to live on land and are aquatic and gilled. 196 more words

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100 Crazy Critters – #24 - Axolotl

Axolotl!  My most random crazy critter yet.  I was very happy to pull axolotl from the bag because they are completely weird and utterly adorable.  You cannot possibly look at their little faces and not be smitten. 73 more words


Those days when you are sick…