Frosch blog — frogs

Why are frogs so important for our environment?

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Why are frogs so important for our environment?

Frosch is simply German for frog. The people we meet so often tell us how much they love our logo and our mascot, Froggy, or how much they, or their children, love frogs.  At Frosch we are proud of our association with our amphibious friends and we take our interaction with our environment, and in particular, with the rivers, ponds and lakes of the frog’s habitat. Frogs are an important part of our environment for many reasons, not least because:    frogs eat mosquitoes and other pests    frogs serve as food for birds, fish and mammals    their tadpoles...

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What do frogs eat and drink?

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What do frogs eat and drink?

Frogs need a variety of insects to eat. They prefer live insects to dead ones as it is the insect's motion that stimulates the frog to eat. Small breeds of frogs eat daily. Medium-sized frogs eat two or three times a week, while large breeds of frogs only eat once a week or less. Adults eat insects that they catch with their long, sticky tongue, snails, slugs and worms. Young tadpoles feed on algae at first, but grow to become carnivorous. Along with absorbing the moisture they need through their skin, frogs also take in extra oxygen with the water they...

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