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A frog completely sheds its skin about once a week.
- Some frogs live over 20 years.
Most frogs have teeth, although usually only on their upper jaw.
One gram of the toxin produced by the skin of the golden poison dart frog could kill 100,000 people.
- A group of frogs is called an army.
- Frogs hibernate during the winter, at bottom of ponds, in mud holes, or in burrows.
- Frogs don’t actually drink water with their mouths; they drink it through their skin.
- Frogs can lay as many as 4,000 eggs in frogspawn.
- Certain frogs can jump up to 20 times their own body length in a single leap.
- Frogs use their long sticky tongues to capture their food.
The biggest frog in the world is the Goliath frog. It lives in West Africa and can measure more than a foot in length and weigh more than 7 pounds – as much as a newborn baby.
- The Bornean flat-headed frog has no lungs! It breathes through its skin.
A frog won’t turn into a prince, no matter how many times you kiss him!
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