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Old 14th August 2014   #1
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Exclamation My axolotl is getting extremely fat!!!!!!!! What has happened???? Is she pregnant????

My 6 month old axolotl is getting really really fat!!!! he/she gets fed once every other day with frozen blood worms. Could she be pregnant? ive got another one in the tank with him/her. SOMEONE PLEASE PLEASE REPLY!!!!!!!!
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Old 14th August 2014   #2
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You should switch her from bloodworms to a better diet like earthworms or axolotl pellets. How long is the axolotl? 6 months is still growing for most and should be fed almost daily.



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Axolotls don't get pregnant like people. But mature females do have eggs in their belly so they are rounder than males.



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Default Re: My axolotl is getting extremely fat!!!!!!!! What has happened???? Is she pregnant????

Its a little hard to tell from this picture, she looks about normal size for a healthy Axolotl. if possible take and post a birds eye view.



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