Sunday, July 15, 2012

Toad Spotting


A couple of weeks ago we watched this toad swimming across the Leeds-Liverpool canal near Gargrave. Strange how much spottier its body looks below the water surface......


More toad pictures here.

2 comments:

  1. It's a real beauty. They seem to change colour depending on what they wish to blend in with.

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  2. Hi Adrian, the frogs in our pond seem to change colour as the season progresses. They're muddy brown when they emerge from hibernation then develop patterned skin later - I wonder if it's the same with toads...

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