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  • Common Toad ©R.Winnall

    >Common Toad (Bufo bufo)

    Common Toads are often encountered singly outside the breeding season, especially at night. Toads differ from frogs in having shorter legs, so they tend to walk or make small hops. They have warty skins which can produce toxins when the animal is threatened. The males are much smaller than the females. They have certain breeding [...]