All this crap about Toads!

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  1. Stephen & Jeannie

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    OK, I finally got one toaday ! image.jpg
     
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    Bad news! It's a frog.

    Renault maybe?:france::getmecoat:
     
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    Read it Read it
     
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    Bugger, where's Richard Attenborough when you need him ?:crying::crying::crying:
     
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    Not even got decent hind legs :rolleyes:.
     
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    looks about ready to croak
     
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    No, cook, not croak. Plenty of garlic helps.
     
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    And why you have to eat a couple of dozen! Yum yum :)
     
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    it's the Common Frog (Rana temporaria ) there are only two specs of frogs in the uk the other is the Pool Frog (Pelophylax lessonae).
    ther is only two speces of toad in the uk Common Toad (Bufo bufo) and the Natterjack Toad (Epidalea calamita)
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    ................ and you can test for frog or toad with your fingertip - toads don't jump.
     
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    You have to give them a proctology examination???
     
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    Are they illegal in Spain???
     
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    Only if connected to a moving motorised vehicle!



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    I think all toads have the same defence mechanism.
     
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    :( I got pulled by the police once cos I swerved to avoid a toad strolling across the road... Honest. :(
     
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    Don't think this article is correct British todes are moor a irritant bad tasting causing salivation with no long lasting effects
    Could be wrong but we had our dog effected last year and the vet was not to concerned when I drew his attention to this article he sad don't believe every thing on the internet.
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    Nice one, Joy got pulled by a copper ! Good date ??????:whistle2::whistle2::whistle2:
     
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    David, me thinks ;)

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