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Amphibian Care Sheets

How To Keep And Breed Amphibians

African Clawed Frog
(Xenopus laevis)

African Clawed Frog (Xenopus laevis)

African Clawed Frogs (Xenopus laevis) lack a tongue, visible ear and the males lack vocal cords. The hind legs of an ACF are large and webbed. The three inside toes on both feet have claws and this is where their common name has … More →

Fire-bellied Toad
(Bombina orientalis)

Fire-bellied Toad (Bombina orientalis)

Fire-bellied toads (Bombina orientalis) are a semi aquatic species of frog. While they are referred to as toads, fire-bellies are indeed frogs. Unlike many frogs, fire-bellies lack extendable tongues. To capture prey, they use their … More →

Ornate Horned Frog
(Ceratophrys ornata)

Ornate Horned Frog (Ceratophrys ornata)

Ornate horned frogs (Ceratophrys ornata) are commonly referred to as the "Pac-Man" frog because of its appearance to the classic arcade character. Pac-man frogs are fairly popular within the pet trade. Their appetites and … More →

Red-eyed Tree Frog
(Agalychnis callidryas)

Red-eyed Tree Frog (Agalychnis callidryas)

Red-eyed tree frogs (Agalychnis callidryas) have become the "poster child" for the Save the Rainforest effort. Due to the frogs unusual characteristics and colors, most individuals recognize the Red Eye Tree Frog. They are known … More →

Whites Tree Frog
(Litoria caerulea)

Whites Tree Frog (Litoria caerulea)

Whites tree frogs (Litoria caerulea) occur naturally throughout the north eastern half of the Australian continent, ranging from the central Victorian border area through most of New South Wales, all of Queensland and across … More →

Spotted Salamander
(Ambystoma maculatum)

Spotted Salamander (Ambystoma maculatum)

Spotted salamanders (Ambystoma maculatum) are absolutely stunning creatures and are commonly called the yellow-spotted salamander, as a result of the yellow spots that make them so attractive. This species belongs to the genus… More →

Axolotl
(Ambystoma mexicanum)

Axolotl (Ambystoma mexicanum)

Axolotls (Ambystoma mexicanum) are sometimes referred to as Mexican salamanders or Mexican walking fish (though they are amphibian) and are a neotenic salamander that is closely related to … More →

Suriname Toad
(Pipa pipa)

Suriname Toad (Pipa pipa)

Suriname toads (Pipa pipa) are a species of frog that inhabits subtropical-tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical-tropical swamps, and freshwater marshes in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador … More →

Poison Dart Frogs
(Dendrobatidae)

Poison Dart Frogs (Dendrobates spp.)

Poison dart frogs (Dendrobatidae) are a diurnal group of frogs and often have brightly colored bodies to warn predators that they are toxic. The toxicity of the frogs is dependant on their locality and what they… More →