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Old 04.04.2012, 12:51
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It's frog mating season

I drove over about 20 flattened frogs/toads on my way home last night. The road looked like a battle field.

So please be aware that frogs are out and about right now looking for the perfect spot to lay their eggs.
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Old 04.04.2012, 12:55
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I drove over about 20 flattened frogs/toads on my way home last night. The road looked like a battle field.

So please be aware that frogs are out and about right now looking for the perfect spot to lay their eggs.
Did you collect the legs?

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Old 04.04.2012, 13:01
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Old 04.04.2012, 13:14
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Re: It's frog mating season

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I drove over about 20 flattened frogs/toads on my way home last night. The road looked like a battle field.

So please be aware that frogs are out and about right now looking for the perfect spot to lay their eggs.
Where they already flat before or after you rode over them?


On a similar subject, I am happy that it is spring again with the birds singing outside
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Kermit is not happy you wiped out three generations
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Old 04.04.2012, 13:40
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Re: It's frog mating season

Frog? Us French, do mating business all year long!
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Old 04.04.2012, 13:42
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I drove over about 20 flattened frogs/toads on my way home last night. The road looked like a battle field.

So please be aware that frogs are out and about right now looking for the perfect spot to lay their eggs.
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Old 04.04.2012, 14:08
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Today I was driving in Winterthur, along a stream and I saw a frog crossing sign, I've never seen one before! Wonder if it's seasonal?
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I drove over about 20 flattened frogs/toads on my way home last night. The road looked like a battle field.

So please be aware that frogs are out and about right now looking for the perfect spot to lay their eggs.
Clearly the middle of the road ain't it.
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Old 04.04.2012, 14:43
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I drove over about 20 flattened frogs/toads on my way home last night. The road looked like a battle field.

So please be aware that frogs are out and about right now looking for the perfect spot to lay their eggs.
I remember one of the first time I was driving in England and I saw a sign "toads ahead" ... I chuckled a little bit... toads in the road.. bahhhhh.

then I came around the corner and just as oly said it looked like a battlefield.. carnage everywhere... toads the size of serving platters

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Old 04.04.2012, 14:52
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Wonder if it's seasonal?
Yes, it is, we have them here as well, along with the anti-frog fences!

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Old 04.04.2012, 18:56
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Re: It's frog mating season

A couple of roads near the zoo are closed over night to let the frogs cross safely.
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do frogs actually mate???
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do frogs actually mate???
Boy do they!!!

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Re: It's frog mating season

Great pic! I brought the children in my kindergarten class to the local pond last week, and the frogs were really going at it. Most of the children simply asked why they were hugging... a slightly more educated child was confused when several frogs were piled on top of each other, and said that his mummy told him that 'only two animals can have sex'
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Old 04.04.2012, 21:24
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Today I was driving in Winterthur, along a stream and I saw a frog crossing sign, I've never seen one before! Wonder if it's seasonal?
They only learn to draw and write during winter ....
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Re: It's frog mating season

i am so afraid of frogs i think Switzerland didnt have frogs because since i move here i never ever see one an that make me so happy and now i see this post an my heart started to beat fast i hope my eyes dont come across one.
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i am so afraid of frogs i think Switzerland didnt have frogs because since i move here i never ever see one an that make me so happy and now i see this post an my heart started to beat fast i hope my eyes dont come across one.
Afraid? Their legs taste like chicken.
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They only learn to draw and write during winter ....
At least they spend their time wisely, unlike others.....

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i am so afraid of frogs i think Switzerland didnt have frogs because since i move here i never ever see one an that make me so happy and now i see this post an my heart started to beat fast i hope my eyes dont come across one.
Don't worry. Stay away from ponds and streams. Anyway, frogs are important to the ecosystem, so we should be happy they're makin' whoopie. Or whatever it is they do.
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Old 04.04.2012, 22:18
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I always new the French were a strange bunch, but a mating season... ye gads sir

I wonder if they take 2 hours lunches in between sessions
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