Monday, March 12, 2007




Top - Howick Pond.
Centre /Bottom - Common Toads in mating groups scattered around the pond edge.

5 comments:

mutterings and meanderings said...

Argghhhh - toad-porn!

I often feel very sorry for female amphibians.. I mean, they don't get much say in it and they don't stand a chance .. he just gets on her back and clings on.

Boulmer Birder said...

That single one in the picture latched on to my hand!

nicola said...

it reminds me of a dream I had..

Arthur Clewley said...

mutterings and meanderings, considering your wistful thoughts about handsome princes earlier, a pond full of toads is your cue to pucker up and get to work seeing if any wicked witch has passed by lately

mutterings and meanderings said...

Arthur, I have kissed a lot of toads in my time ..