Tag Archives: Mating

May Frog Songs: Gray Treefrogs & Green Frogs

May has been a great month for observing calling frogs in northeastern Ohio. Here are a couple videos taken in the last two weeks. The videos show Gray Treefrogs and Green Frogs. You can also hear American Toads and Spring … Continue reading

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Spring Toads and Turtles!

The return of warm weather has been bringing out the herps, like these basking painted turtles seen in the Cleveland Metroparks, or these calling American Toads seen at the CWRU Farm.

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Underwater Eggscape of Wood Frogs

Here are a couple photos of Wood Frog eggs taken underwater.

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Toad Tuesday 11: Calling male toad from near Cleveland, Ohio.

Here we have a calling American Toad from Northeast Ohio. I also posted some videos from this toad breeding frenzy earlier this year.

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Toad Tuesday 1: amplexus with leech

I’m starting a “Toad Tuesday” series for the blog. I’ll try to post a toad photo every week, with minimal information. I’ll also sometimes tweet the photos with #toadtuesday. Here we go: amplexing toads with a leech photobomb:

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