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Other | Male | Age: 6 yr | Axolotl

He's a chill chonky dude! He'll swim to the surface to eat his favorite food (axolotl pellets, worms).

Other Animals
He's been alone his whole life.

Medical History
None! He has never had any health issues.

Ideal Home
Someone who knows how to care for an axolotl. A cold freshwater tank with lots of places to hide!

Physical Description
He's a wild type, green axolotl with frilly gills! He's about 8in long, and chubby in the middle! He does have a cure iridophoes on his face and side.

Other Information
I'm looking to rehome him because my family is moving across the country. The logistics of safety transporting him feel impossible.

phone: 716-783-0545


Please note that the animals in these listings have not been assessed medically or behaviorally. If you are considering bringing a new pet into your home, we strongly encourage you to request vet records and the animal’s full behavior history from the previous owner.