And all this time I thought "axolotl" was just a MAD Magazine word. It's a swimmy critter that apparently also does gymnastics. And it's cute. :)
From Gregory Sweeney's Gallery of Manatee and Florida images
Some of the world's smallest and rarest tortoises! These are the first egyptian tortoises to born in 5 years. The egyptian tortoise is one of the smallest, with adults only 6 inches long.
Having a whale of a time: The beautiful images show the whale plunging into the deepest depths of the clear blue sea
Plastic is devastating ocean wildlife: Endangered animals found living among seas of debris in the ocean.
Irrawaddy Dolphins (Orcaella brevirostris) In The Mekong River, which is listed at the top of endangered species by the International Union of Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
Safe and secure: A polar bear cub nuzzles up to its mother against a gorgeous sunset
Hector's Dolphin Endangered http://worldwildlife.org/species/hector-s-dolphin
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