You Are Wrong About Toad Venom

I was watching an old PewDiePie video where he introduced his new pet toad Slippy to the world, and in the video there is a discussion about how Slippy is venomous, could cause hallucinations, but could also be poisonous. To be honest it was really confusing, but it totally makes sense. The information out there …

Read more

Are Frogs Omnivores? The Truth.

Everyone knows frogs love bugs, but it seems some people think frogs can also consume fruits and vegetables. If frogs consumed both animal-based foods (like bugs), and plant-based foods (like fruits and vegetables), they would be omnivores. But, frogs have been in my life for many years and I can tell you, the idea that …

Read more

Are Frogs Herbivores? The Truth.

I came across so many blog posts affirming that frogs exclusively eat fruits, vegetables, and plants which would make frogs herbivores. But you have probably seen a frog eat a bug, and bugs do not come from plants. So here is the truth about what frogs eat. Frogs are not herbivores or omnivores once they …

Read more

What Human Food Can Frogs Eat?

Frogs are cute and watching them eat can be a lot of fun. But trying to feed frogs human food can be dangerous for their health. Frogs and humans do not have the same eating habits and generally do not consume the same types of foods. Foods that frogs and humans eat include live ants, …

Read more

Can Frogs Eat Fruits?

“An apple a day keeps the doctor away” may be something you heard throughout your life. Fruit is effectively considered a healthy food choice for humans. So how about frogs: Can frogs eat fruit?  Frogs can not eat fruit because they are obligate carnivores. Frogs must eat live animal-based prey in order to obtain the …

Read more

Invasive Frog Species

Frogs are amazing creatures that contribute in incredibly positive ways to their natural ecosystems. But certain frog species can be found in places they should not be located, and are causing havoc within their new environments. These are invasive frog species, and they pose a serious threat to native wildlife. Some invasive frog species include …

Read more

Are Toads Poisonous To Humans?

Many of us have heard that touching a toad will give you warts. Although this is not true, this saying is predominantly meant to deter young and inquisitive enthusiasts from interacting with toads for their safety. While not all toads can pose serious risks for amphibian lovers, some toads can be severely toxic to humans. …

Read more

What Happens To Frogs In The Winter?

Frogs are generally abundant during the warmest seasons worldwide, but they seem to go missing once the temperatures start to drop. Amphibians are incredibly skilled at surviving in various climate conditions, and disappearing during winter is one of their essential survival tactics since they cannot withstand harsh colds.  Generally, frogs hibernate during Winter and survive …

Read more

Where Do Toads Go In The Winter?

Amphibians can survive in various climates and conditions, but they are universally vulnerable to extreme colds. Toads are easy to find during the Spring and Summer, but they seem to go missing during Winters. Their sudden disappearance leaves animal lovers and enthusiasts to wonder where they go during the coldest season of the year.  Toads …

Read more

When Do Frogs Come Out Of Hibernation?

Frogs are cold-blooded animals that rely on the heat of the environment to keep themselves warm. This is one reason why frogs are so prevalent in warmer environments. At the same time, this is also the reason why frogs hibernate during the winter when the temperatures become too cold for them to survive. Frogs generally …

Read more