Frogs & Toads
The Surinam toad has a strange, flattened body. During reproduction, the female’s skin absorbs the fertilized eggs and the young toads develop under her skin.
African Dwarf frogs (Hymenochirus), hence the name, are native to parts of central Africa, around the Congo region but have naturally spread to other locations in Africa and through human intervention have spread...
There are almost 5000 species of frog, living on all continents except Antarctica. There are frogs living in water, on trees, burrowing frogs and poisonous frogs. Many types can be kept as pets.
Almost appearing with cartoon-like features; wouldn't you want to take care of this one as a pet? Green tree frogs are one of the most popular pet frogs. These are just fantastic and enchanting-looking creatures. With...
You may find the astounding, astonishing behavior of the Gastric Brooding Frog hard to believe, but every word you read is absolutely, positively true!
The tadpoles of Darwin’s frogs develop inside the male’s vocal sac. Midwife toad eggs are attached to the male’s back legs until they are ready to hatch.
Frogs and toads are tremendously beneficial to gardeners and anyone who loves to spend any time outside. They eat thousands of insect pests, including pesky mosquitoes and flies. (A single adult toad can eat as many as...
Have you ever seen a frog with clear skin? Or one that birthed babies out of its back? Could you see the tiniest frog or believe one frozen solid could come back to life? Nature's wonders abound.
The fire bellied toad is named for its strkingly coloured, orange and black underside. The frogs are not only brightly coloured, but also active and very easy to keep in captivity.
The Pacman or Horned Frog has simple needs and comes in designer colors. He doesn't take up much space, and no housebreaking required!
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