DID you know?

  • Axolotls can live up to 15 years with an adequate diet and proper caring techniques. 

  • The name 'axolotl' comes from the Aztec god Xolotl, the god of games who could turn himself into an axolotl to escape his enemies. In ancient times the axolotls was considered a delicacy to the Aztecs.

  • Axolotls excrete their waste not only as urine but also through their gills.

  • Axolotls have no eyelids

  • Axolotls not only the the ability to regenerate lost limbs, but they can also regenerate their heart, lungs, and kidneys!