When Do Frogs Lay Their Eggs?

When do frogs lay eggs?

There are over 7,000 frog species around the world – found in a wide variety of habitats, from rainforests to mountainous areas, to dry regions. Different frog species have adapted to their environments and developed breeding methods that are practical … Read more

Do Green Tree Frogs Change Color?

Do green tree frogs change color

American green tree frogs (Hyla cinerea) are small, smooth-skinned frogs found in the central and southeastern United States, from eastern Virginia down to Florida and as far west as Texas. Their coloration varies from grayish-green to dark green to bright green. Many … Read more

Why Are Frogs Slimy?

Why are frogs slimy

Amphibians have unique skin compared to that of many other vertebrates. They use their skin to breathe, and also to ‘drink’ water.   Many frogs feel slimy because their skin is covered in a mucous coating, which helps them keep their skin moist, … Read more

What Do Wood Frogs Eat?

What do wood frogs eat

Wood frogs (Lithobates sylvaticus) are fairly small frogs found in the northeastern quarter of the United States and throughout most of Canada to central and southern Alaska. Like most frogs, Wood frogs are obligate carnivores as adults, which means they eat animal … Read more