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Photo-a-Day  (Friday, 21st October, 2016)

Sorry to disturb you

Sorry to disturb you
I’d put some old fencing panels over a woodpile I was seasoning for my log fire - when I went to put the pile under proper cover for the winter, I found these two hidden between two panels. Perhaps they had hoped to spend the winter there. The toad seems to have taken on the colour of the panels. Hopefully they’ve found somewhere better to hibernate by now.

Photo: David Long  (Sony SLT-A65V)
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Comment by: Garry on 21st October 2016 at 04:06

One's a toad the other a frog!

Comment by: Ken R on 21st October 2016 at 04:21

Good one Rev. Do you think that a toad on the fence is worth two toads in a hole?

Comment by: Mick on 21st October 2016 at 07:01

Theres a lot of waste on a frog when you think that we only eat the back legs.
In Singapore they like to eat them in porridge

Comment by: kath on 21st October 2016 at 08:52

what a find. I hope they have a new home

Comment by: Syd on 21st October 2016 at 12:26

Just little beings trying to make their way in this world, just like all of us.

Comment by: Anne on 21st October 2016 at 12:29

Rev David... just googled toads. The funny coloured one appears to be native to Sri Lanka....???

Comment by: britboy on 21st October 2016 at 14:41

Could be the dye from the fence panel treatment

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