Sit back and have a listen to a toad-ally awesome episode of Varmints about toads! Donna and Paul are really hoppy that you’re here!
But first, the news!
Grab your torch and tea and bucket and save some toads if you happen to live in the U.K.! Click here to find out how!
Wots all this then? Move along toad. Move along. Nothing to see here.
We can’t embed the video so click here to watch a cute, clever little pebble toad roll away from a huge spider on BBC Earth!
It even looks like a tiny little car tire!
Warts? Nope. These bumps do more than just look ugly.
This is a cane toad, by the way. To read the official Australian government report about the havoc that two suitcases full of these guys in the’s are wreaking today, go here. Cane toads might be the worst invasive species ever!
If you are a pet owner who lives in one of the many areas of the world that has cane toads, go to this PetMD article that Paul talked about and bookmark it! It could mean your pet’s life!
Let’s lighten things up a little shall we? Here’s a guy beating the Battletoads game for the NES in less than 13 minutes! Wow! Video courtesy of YouTube user The Mexican Runner:
Dang! That’s fast!
And the one and done failed Battletoads cartoon pilot. Video courtesy of WildBrain Cartoon Super Heroes:
Finally the cutest little central casting toad ever. Straight from Ireland ladies and gentlemen it’s the natterjack toad!
Natterjack toad is unimpressed.
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“Dubakupado” “Monkeys Spinning Monkeys” is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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Featured image by Ching “Toad” CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0)
Dave Huth American Toad (Bufo americanus) “warts” detail Allegany County, New York, USA Attribution 2.0 Generic(CC BY 2.0)
Frank Vassen Natterjack toad (Epidalea calamita), Schiermonnikoog, Netherlands Attribution 2.0 Generic(CC BY 2.0)