brookshawphotography: “Today is International Tiger Day (July 29th). It’s so scary to think that stunning Sumatran Tigers like this are so critically endangered. Possibly less than 400 in the wild… :-( ”
Rarely growing larger than a foot (30 centimeters) in length, the Axolotl is one of nature’s smaller amazing bundles. A critically endangered species in their native Mexico, these amphibians are a species of salamander that never undergoes metamorphosis and therefore remains gilled and aquatic for its entire life.