I've always liked frogs. Not so much to eat, although I know frog legs are enjoyed by many people. I'd rather have them alive and living on my property to help control bugs.
Here are just a few facts about this little amphibian.
Due to their porous skin, frogs are often semi-aquatic or inhabit humid areas, but do move easily on land. They typically lay their eggs in puddles, ponds, or lakes, and their babies, tadpoles, have gills and tails so they can live and develop in water. Frogs are most noticeable by their call, which can be widely heard during the night or day, mainly in their mating season.
Out in the country, that call can be heard at dusk from the various cattle pools around us, as the males and females make plans to meet up.
Kermit's signature song, "Bein' Green" was written in 1970 by Joe Raposo for Sesame Street, and has since become an American standard.
Here is a link to the song if you would like to pause a moment and enjoy http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hpiIWMWWVco The song truly does have a wonderful message about tolerance.
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