by Melissa Jaramillo and Julie Snyder
In April, we first hear the rigget, rigget of the frogs down by the river -- a chorus of croaks, twitters, chirps, and trills! How timely that April is National Frog Month!
Below are instruction for making a frog-friendly garden and for watching your own tadpoles turn into frogs. We've also described a few unusual frogs and added little-known frog fact. Enjoy!
Make your garden attractive to frogs because they are wonderful natural pest eliminators. There are a number of factors that will help:
Tadpoles are popular pets! They're easy to care for, quick to develop, offer an opportunity for learning and fun to watch. Here are some tips to make your tadpole adventure a success: