What Sounds do Frogs Make?

Frog Sounds-min

Frogs make a variety of sounds from the common “ribbit ribbit” to the more sophisticated croak, chirp, or hoot. But the sound a frog makes truly depends on a variety of factors. As a general rule, the sound a frog makes depends on the species, their intent (mating, territorial defense), and the language that the … Read more

How do Frogs Defend Themselves?

Frog Defense-min

Frogs are far from the top of the food chain and have so many predators it may be hard to imagine how they can defend themselves. However, frogs employ a wide variety of very smart ways to protect themselves in the wild.  As a general rule, frogs defend themselves by puffing up their bodies, surprising … Read more

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 heat lights. However, ongoing yearly costs for a pet … Read more

What Are Frogs Predators?

Frog Predators Wild-min

Although frogs have incredible defense mechanisms these do not always work against their hundreds of predators that are lurking at every corner. Frogs are especially vulnerable while they are still eggs or tadpoles. Frog predators include birds like herons, crows, and ducks; reptiles such as lizards, snakes, and alligators; big game fish including bass and … Read more

Are Frogs Good Pets? The Honest Truth

Reasons Not Have Pet Frog-min

Many pet websites will tell you that you should have a pet frog, but here are some unbiased reasons not to have a pet frog that you should be aware of before buying one. Frogs may not make good pets to have for some people due to costs, live feeding, demanding tank cleaning requirements, risks … Read more