The axolotl is unique amphibians because they are somehow considered as walking fish but they are actually salamanders. These species have been seen lately in homes of people and made them as pets.
These animals are cute, very adorable looking and can give a person calmness by just watching it. They are good and very awesome pets, but be careful and be very attentive to them since caring for these unique amphibians is crucial.
How It Started
The Beta Pet have introduced Axolotl to the mass media by showing and giving the people an understanding of how these species lived and reproduce. Beta Pets is just one of the organizations that help preserve the image and keeping this species from going extinct. These animals are very adaptable to any changes in their atmosphere, they tend to adjust to their environment as they live and cope up with extreme changes.
There are different types of Axolotl, they vary in color of the skin and eyes. Ever since the discovery of this species, they have decreased highly in living in their own habitats since major reconstruction and deforestation and destroying bodies of water for a human living have caused this species to decrease in numbers.
There have been reports that around 50% of the total population of Axolotl has decreased in the years due to the factors that humans have made unto their wild habitats. As these animals go closer to extinction, it is very important to understand that when a person goes to pet this species, they should make sure that they are doing this to preserve the species and avoid it from going extinct. Each individual is now responsible for the continued existence of these animals.
Where to Find Them
These animals are very rare to find now so taking care of them would also cost a person some good amount of cash to use. Although they apparently have the ability to heal themselves, owners need to be careful with it since constant damages on its body could shorten an Axolotl’s lifespan.
They have no hard bones so making sure they are well taken care of handling them with care is very vital for their survival. Even if they are flexible and are very smooth sailing since no hard bones are inside their bodies, they are also very prone to traumas and very fatal injuries in unattended.
So make sure that in taking care of this kind of animals is also like taking care of yourself, these animals may be just as cuddle and as cute as any long-living animals on earth but they are also very quite unique when it comes to taking care of them.