Toad/frog is back got pics what kind is it?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Loosey, May 25, 2016.

  1. Loosey

    Loosey Just Hatched

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    I posted yesterday about this toad/frog he is back this morning I got pics this time. I am in northwest nj found it buried in the garden which is my run. Anyone know what kind it is? And if safe?
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  2. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    Folly's place Chicken Obsessed

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    Toads are very interesting critters, and they eat bugs! Mary
     
  4. JackE

    JackE Chillin' With My Peeps

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    A toad is a very good thing to have in the garden. Comes out, mostly at night, and eats bugs. Build him a little rock cave over where he hangs out. He is absolutely no threat to a chicken. He is totally safe, except to bugs.
     
  5. ChickenMammX4

    ChickenMammX4 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep, that's a toad. They are harmless. Your chickens are probably more of a threat to it than it is to them.

    Our 75 lb. dog is afraid of them:rolleyes: , he's also afraid of turtles!
     
  6. WthrLady

    WthrLady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well they taste terrible to cats and dogs. My hens won't touch them. Now peeper frogs, that's another story altogether.
     

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