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This is a discussion on Sick axi ? within the Sick Axolotl? forums, part of the Axolotls (Ambystoma mexicanum) category; Hi guys, my 4 year old Leucistic ( pinky colour ) male Axi , has gone almost transparent white as ...

Sick Axolotl? Axolotl looking down in the gills? The doctors are in.

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Hi guys, my 4 year old Leucistic ( pinky colour ) male Axi , has gone almost transparent white as have his gills? , I appreciate when he is inactive his gills are pale as he has a lesser blood flow but he has been like this for 24 hrs or so , his tank mate is fine with no changes to her !
I noticed yesterday he had what looked like blood on his head above his eyes beneath both gills as if the colour had fallen off his gills and onto his head , as he moved it fell off ???
should I be concerned ? the water in his tank is nice and cold, they have a diet of earthworms bred for feeding , could he be anaemic ?
please help thank you

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