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  1. Hello from NEPA! Better Late than Never!

    Hello Everyone!
    I really should have introduced myself several months agowhen I became a member, but at that time I was just browsing & researchingon how to care for American Toads. I didnít...
  2. Re: Need some help - Sick Western Toads

    Your welcome! I dust 6-8 crickets with Reptivite w/D3 and feed my toads every 2-3 days. Since we're in winter season and it's still pretty cold here in Eastern Pennsylvania, my toads aren't very...
  3. Re: Need some help - Sick Western Toads

    Caden...

    These are some good threads to read.

    Best treatment plans for MBD in Western Toads ..

    Lighting questions - This one has the info regarding the Vitamin A issue and the source...
  4. Re: Need some help - Sick Western Toads

    Hi Caden! I have had the same issues with my American Toads and it is Short Tongue Syndrome/Vitamin A deficiency. What I have done, which has seemed to help, is added liquid bird vitamins, ie......
  5. Re: HELP!! Can anyone tell me what this is?? Prolapse??

    Just some pics if Speckles & Shima (who just shed his skin 5 minutes prior to photo, so he’s looking shiny & healthy!) Speckles is looking quite handsome too! I changed the layout of their enclosure...
  6. Re: HELP!! Can anyone tell me what this is?? Prolapse??

    Thanks! I did soak Gama in warm honey water and it seemed to help BUT...... I put him into another container to quarantine him, as I read that you are not suppose to feed them for several days after...
  7. HELP!! Can anyone tell me what this is?? Prolapse??

    Idk?? Is this a prolapse?? What should I do?? Should I try a honey bath??
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    Re: Hello!

    AWWWW! You just made me smile! Sounds like a younger version of me! Follow your dreams girl and never lose that love for nature! You are a rare breed of youth these days and I am so glad that you are...
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    Re: Hello!

    YOU'RE ONLY 15!!! Well... you go girl! you're AWESOME not weird! I will be turning 50 in March and I don't remember a time that I was not exploring and bringing critters home, which my parents would...
  10. Honey Baths - What are the benefits? When to allow them? Honey to water ratio?

    I've seen it mentioned several times to give toads a honey bath when they are not feeling well, dehydrated and/or constipated but I am curious and would like more information please...

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    Re: Hello!

    Hello MantisGirl13! Welcome to the Frog Forum Family! I am new to the forum, as well, but I have been browsing it for many months to collect info regarding raising American Toads. The people in this...
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    Re: Lighting questions

    I found this thread from Nov. 8th 2017, which references the use of liquid bird vitamins. You had posted some comments but none referring the liquid supplementation. Not sure if this is where I got...
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    Re: Lighting questions

    Thank you! I am quite meticulous, almost obsessive with caring for them and get nervous because I am still so new to all this regardless of all the research I have done! Shima, the largest one, I am...
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    Re: Lighting questions

    I read through the study. Thank you! I have been gutloading my crickets on carrots, baby food carrots, grains, fish flakes & Zoo Med Natural Cricket Care and my Rolys on carrots, cuddlebone &...
  15. Re: Best treatment plans for MBD in Western Toads

    Hi Olivia! YES.... I forgot to mention about using supplemental powder either with D3 or w/out D3! Actually, I did have it when I was entering all the info in my first attempt but for some reason I...
  16. Re: Best treatment plans for MBD in Western Toads

    Olivia... that is some great info! This is my second time trying to enter the following info... somehow lost everything I just previously typed, so here I go again but will get to the point. I have 3...
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    Re: Lighting questions

    Since I am still learning about issues that can arise in my toad pets... What are the symptoms of MBD specifically in toads? I am also looking into getting a light, actually the same light that was...
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    Re: PA Woods and Forests Storyline

    Giant Millipedes!!! Very Cool! I come across them from time to time but not as often as I would like to see. This past summer I found one that had fallen into a storage container but it was dead by...
  19. Re: Emergency! Sick American Toad... IDK whatís wrong!

    That’s interesting! I have been watching/studying toads outside for more than 20 years! I actually had a female resident that I watched and fed for 8 years!! I also have a very large male that had...
  20. Re: Emergency! Sick American Toad... IDK whatís wrong!

    They won’t feed from the tongs, I have tried & tried! I’ve also tried putting them in a separate plastic container, without any substrate, but that just stresses them out and all they do is pee all...
  21. Re: Emergency! Sick American Toad... IDK whatís wrong!

    Thank you everyone for your input!! My toads have slowed down a lot since entering the cold season and their appetite had decreased but with some of the milder weather we’ve been having in NE PA,...
  22. Emergency! Sick American Toad... IDK whatís wrong!

    Hello everyone! I have been browsing this forum for the past three months and it has helped me tremendously in caring for my 4 juvenile Am Toads. I found them in September and my plan is to...
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