A large female American Toad hopping away into the forest.

A portrait of a large American toad.

A portrait of a large American toad.

A portrait of a small American Toad on a white background. This individual had a very unusual color pattern in comparison to other toads in the area.

An American Toad hanging out next to a mushroom in Bedford County, Pennsylvania.

All text and photographs Michael F. Benard
email contact: mfbenard -{at}- gmail dot com

Some more pages on herps and natural history:
Pacific Chorus Frog Natural History Coloring page of snakes Spotted Salamander Button
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Redback Salamander Mother with Eggs Water bug with limpet snails Snake eats frog