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Please contact your local Pet World Warehouse Outlet for actual pricing and availability. Prices will vary at each store location by age, size, and species of each individual reptile.


Pet World gets all of its Axoltls from local, private breeders within the state of Wisconsin. Image is for reference only, and may not represent a reptile currently available at Pet World.


Other Common Names: Mexican salamander or Mexican walking fish

Scientific Name:  Ambystoma mexicanum

Life Span: 10-20 years

Adult Size: 10-17 inches

Habitat: A 20 gallon long aquarium would be best for one axolotl.  Use aquarium safe sand for a substrate.

Temperature: 60° - 70°F water. In most cases, room temperature is ideal.

Humidity: N/A

Lighting: Full spectrum UV lighting is not required.

Diet: Large earth worms and frozen bloodworm cubes.

Water: Filter is highly recommended to help keep encloser clean.

Temperament: Best kept individually, may eat the limps off other axolotls.

Notes: Due to the tendency of nipping, fish should not be kept with axolotls.

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