Will Tap Water Kill Frogs?

Tap Water Frogs-min

Although frogs are incredibly adept at surviving in various environments, their primary weakness is their highly sensitive and pourous skin. This weakness has led many amphibian enthusiasts to wonder what kind of water is safest for their well-being.  Tap water generally contains chlorine, ammonia and chloramines, which are extremely toxic to all amphibians. Such substances …

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Do Colleges Allow Pet Frogs?

Frog College-min

Going to college is an incredibly exciting opportunity, but animal lovers may question whether or not they will be able to live on campus without their beloved pet frog. Thankfully, a few colleges in the United States allow most types of frogs on campus, provided that students follow the college‚Äôs specific set of rules. Eckerd, …

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Frog Vomit: Everything There is to Know

Frog Vomit-min

Frogs do not throw up unless they are in very specific situations to feel the need to vomit. These situations often revolve around poor food choices. Generally, frogs and toads vomit because they ate something inedible or toxic, due to extreme motion sickness, or if a food item is too large. Frogs perform full gastric …

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Can a Frog Survive a Broken Leg?

This content is provided for information purposes only. See our Terms for more information. Although frogs are incredibly flexible and adaptive, they are fragile little creatures and a broken leg can greatly hinder their ability to move. Frogs can heal from various injuries, but some frogs may not live long with a broken leg.  Generally, frogs can …

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Can Frogs Hurt Themselves If They Fall?

Can frogs survive a fall-min

This content is provided for information purposes only. See our Terms for more information. Frogs are undeniably agile, flexible, and adaptive creatures but they are still susceptible to hurting themselves if they fall. Frogs are capable of withstanding a wide variety of environments and conditions, but they are not immune to the laws of gravity. Based on …

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How to Know If Your Pet Frog is Dying

Pet Frog Dying-min

This content is provided for information purposes only. See our Terms for more information. Several external symptoms can indicate if a pet frog is dying. These symptoms are similar to those of wild frogs. However, there are extra aspects you can take into account when observing if a pet frog is dying. If your pet frog is …

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What To Do If A Frog Bites You

What to do frog bite-min

Frog bites are a rare occurrence that can cause surprise, fear, and sometimes panic. Luckily, frog bites generally do very little harm, and treatment is easy. Still, there are some common questions around what to do after a frog bite, what kinds of frogs may bite and why. If a frog bites, stay calm and …

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How to Know If a Wild Frog is Dying

How to Know if a Frog is Dead or Playing Dead-min

This content is provided for information purposes only. See our Terms for more information. I was out in nature looking for frogs when one of them suddenly fell from a tree, lied on its back, and looked dead. It’s the frog in the photo above, and as you can see it was just playing dead. Sometimes it …

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How to Keep A Wild Pet Frog or Toad

This content is provided for information purposes only. See our Terms for more information. When I was a kid, I had a wild pet toad named Toady Wart Face who lived in a window well but could roam our yard freely. He never came inside our home and kept our yard clean by eating all the grubs and …

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How Much Does it Cost to Have a Pet Frog?

Pet Frog Should You Have One-min

Many pet websites will tell you that you should have a pet frog since it only costs $5 to $70 to have one, right? Wrong. As a general rule, a pet frog costs $70 to $330 upfront. That includes soil, a terrarium, plants, some accessories, and UVB lights. However, ongoing yearly costs for a pet …

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