Questions tagged [frogs]

Refers to all forms of the croaking amphibian which grows from a tadpole form to a full grown adult.

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What to feed to toads in India?

How can I feed toad in India? I have rescued a toad and kept in my fish tank. Now I try to feed it with fish food, but it is not eating. Please help me, what can I feed to my new baby?
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Will my African Dwarf Frog die?

I have an African Dwarf frog in my fish tank right now, and an accident happened where I walked up too fast to the tank and scared her. She managed to jump out of a small hole in the top meant for the ...
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My Pacman frog won't eat?

I have a Pacman frog, named Kiwi, who is about a year old. When we got her she was eating fine and growing but since August her eating pattern has been on and off. We think this is due to being looked ...
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Distilled water for misting my tree frog enclosure

Is it ok to use distilled water to mist my treefrog enclosure, but give it water with minerals in it for the water Bowl?
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ADF and Mystery Snail Emergency Tank Transfer

Late last night, I noticed ich on my neons. I bought medicine, but before I added it I noticed that it was not suitable for frogs and snails. I had some de-chlorinated water handy, so I dumped the ...
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Why does my African Clawed Frog keeps banging into the tank glass and pawing at the corners with his front feet?

I just recently got an african clawed frog which I rescued from being dissected. He used to live in a large plastic bin with 3 other frogs and sometimes I'd see them nipping at each other. He keeps ...
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Pink spots on African Drawf Frog [duplicate]

My sons pet African dwarf frog Developed these weird pink spots. Is it bacteria or parasite ?
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How long does it take for a worm to die after a toad eats it?

Recently got a pet toad, and I am wondering at what point after feeding meal worms do the worms die? I noticed that they are definitely still squirmy when in his mouth and he swallows them whole. ...
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How much deviation (if any at all) is acceptable when housing amphibians?

Recently, I've been considering getting a Pacman frog, but have a question / concern regarding the the ideal temperature of the environment. Most resources I've read online specify that the ...
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Vivarium Tank Moving

I have a 20 gallon tank vivarium which is not filled with water and is only 1/5 filled with substrate, rocks, etc. I keep my tank on my bookshelf next to my window and occasionally move it to my desk ...
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Any tank mates for an African clawed frog

My aunt keeps forgetting to feed her African clawed frog and offered it to me. I think this frog would be cool with other fish or amphibians but I've also heard of them eating some. I would like to ...
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What are the pink spots on my African dwarf frogs?

I have two african dwarf frogs, and one of them has pink spots under both of its arms. I have been trying to figure out what they are, and I just can't figure it out. Does anyone possibly know what ...
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How much height is required for an American green tree frog habitat?

I'm looking to start a terrestrial frog terrarium that, ideally, wouldn't be higher than 1 - 1.5 feet (2.5 feet wide, 1 foot deep are hard limits). American green tree frogs seem like a good ...
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Why did my African Dwarf Frog repeatedly bang his head against the wall?

I had two African Dwarf frogs, and four neon tetras which are extremely calm fish. Then around 9:30 at night, one of my frogs just started banging his head against the side of the fish tank. My fish ...
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How much vertical space to keep african dwarf frogs from jumping out?

I have a 20 gallon (76 liters) long tank with a lid to keep my african dwarf frogs in. I'd like to eventually move them to a bigger tank without a lid. Considering the maximum water height ...
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What are the ideal starting fish populations for this 20-gallon long aquarium?

My son is going to get an aquarium. We picked out a 20-gallon, long aquarium (along with some plants and decorations). I have yet to pick substrate, pump/filter, etc. I'll be setting it up and ...
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What kind of diet do Vietnamese Mossy Frogs need?

I assume that, being frogs, they're insectivores, but what insects would be a good diet for them? Would a diet of only crickets be okay, or would I need to feed them other types of insects as well?
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How can I best protect my fire-bellied toad eggs from the mother?

I've had trouble with my female B. orientalis eating or accidentally killing the eggs she lays. I've read online that in China, fire-bellied toads are commonly found in rice farms among the rice ...
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What type of light do White's tree frogs need?

We have had a White's tree frog for a few months now. We currently have a ZooMed ReptiSun 5.0 mini compact fluorescent bulb on top of the terrarium that we keep on during the day, and no light at ...
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How much should I feed Indonesian Floating Frogs?

I already asked about how to make it easier to feed my frogs, but now I wonder how much they should be getting to eat. The pet store just said "until they don't eat the crickets", but I never knew if ...
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How can I make it easier to live-feed my frogs?

I used to have Indonesian Floating Frogs (they go by many names, but this is what my pet store called them), and while I found them cute and such, I struggled a lot with making sure they stayed fed, ...