Category : Animals and Spiders


A possum! A possum! We had the cutest possum on our porch tonight! It’s our first ever 🙂


Say hello to Charlie, the guy on the left with the leaf-tail! He’s recently gotten his arms. Right-guy is close to having his pop out.


We had a bat in the living room this evening! Rule 1 – don’t panic :). The poor little cutie was scared. Bob got him into a net and released

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Here’s Sheba, one of our latest tadpoles to develop arms! Sheba is at the “salamander tail” stage :). #froggies


Two more froglets have sprouted arms! I’ll try to post photos of them soon. It is so much fun raising tadpoles :).

Tadpoles and Arms

This is a great video to see the arm development of the tadpoles. You can see the fingers move! One has a few fingers about to be “born”. Tadpoles and

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Leopard frog tadpoles

Leopard frog tadpoles are growing arms – you can see them beneath the skin. They emerge fully formed Leopard frog tadpoles  


Spot and Leo hanging out in the water tank. Spot, on the left, is nearly tailless now and ready to upgrade! #froglet


Prince is nearly tailless – he’s still quite tiny, though! We’re making up a separate tank for him. #froglet #tadpole Here’s a photo of Spot, who has a longer tail

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Froglet Name

  This froglet needs a name! What name should we give to this little cutie?