That's some scary stuff :| Search video's and stuff on youtube of 'em as well - crazy creatures or what!?!
"Another method for inducing transformation, though one that is very rarely successful, involves removing an axolotl in good condition to a shallow tank in a vivarium and slowly reducing the water level so that the axolotl has difficulty submerging. It will then, over a period of weeks, slowly metamorphose into an adult salamander."
alright bummer. i just wanted to edit my post and had "offtopic" infront of what i wrote and "ontopic" before this one:
ontopic: the coolest part is the limbs will grow back. they can fully regenerate everything- even parts of their BRAIN. thats just impressive. a friend got a transparent one so you can see all it's guts. its like this transparent game boy color.