Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: Please Identify ???

  1. #1
    iheartfrogs
    Guest

    Default Please Identify ???

    I have two healthy wild caught frogs and an unhealthy one. This is the unhealthy one, he lives alone in his own enclosure. He is usually skinny. He's been rather lazy lately and upon inspection I discovered something on his tummy that I haven't seen before. It looks like a ring. The spots weren't there before either. The ring feels solid and when I touched the area his skin moved around but the ring stayed in place. We're going to the vet next week.


    Please take a look at his before and after pictures and if you have any ideas let me know.


    (Note: The before picture isn't very good, but I happened to have it, so I included it.)

    Name:  SDC14214.jpg
Views: 64
Size:  39.9 KBName:  photo.jpg
Views: 72
Size:  49.5 KB

    If I were to guess, I'd say bloat?

  2. # ADS
    Circuit advertisement
     

  3. #2
    100+ Post Member Bombina Bob's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Nationality
    [Canada]
    Location
    Fraser valley BC
    Posts
    1,126
    Picture Albums: Member Photo Albums

    Default Re: Please Identify ???

    Hi there. it looks like the frog had swallowed something by mistake. Definitely go to the vet ASAP because an impaction can cause a fatality How are you housing him? what is he eating?
    "A Righteous man cares for his animals" - Proverbs 12:10
    1.0.0 Correlophus cilliatus
    2.1.0 Bombina orientalis
    0.1.0 Ambystoma mexicanum
    0.0.1 Ceratophrys cranwelli
    1.0.0 Litoria caerulea
    1.1.0 Dendrobates auratus "Nicaraguan"
    0.0.2 Dendrobates tinctorius "Azureus"



  4. #3
    Moderator Mentat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Nationality
    [United States]
    Location
    Virginia Beach, VA USA
    Posts
    5,939
    Picture Albums: Member Photo Albums

    Default Re: Please Identify ???

    Agree with Ryan and would not be surprised if x-ray show a ring or c-clip shaped object . For ID please include pics from the side and above, thank you !
    Remember to take care of the enclosure and it will take care of your frog !​

  5. #4
    Super Moderator Heatheranne's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Nationality
    [United States]
    Location
    Erie, Pa
    Posts
    8,236
    Picture Albums: Member Photo Albums

    Default Please Identify ???

    Looks like perhaps a small hoop earring? I'd take him to the vet as soon as you can. If they can safely remove it, he still has a chance for a good recovery. That's pretty impressive. Wow!
    https://m.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10203589094112277&id=1363241107&set =a.1434844115446.2055312.1363241107&source=11&ref= bookmark

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Identify
    By Toadiesue in forum Toads
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: August 19th, 2013, 08:55 PM
  2. Can you help me Identify this guy?
    By Lavonnerawr in forum Introductions Area
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: March 25th, 2011, 05:14 PM
  3. Please Help me identify this from
    By dmerien in forum Other Amphibians
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: January 5th, 2011, 08:46 PM
  4. Please help identify
    By Ajijic in forum General Discussion & News
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: July 26th, 2010, 05:41 PM
  5. Hello and help me identify this guy please
    By 13luck in forum Introductions Area
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: January 31st, 2009, 11:08 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •