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  1. Amphibians
    I just need to get this off my chest. I'm surprisingly upset and very annoyed with myself. A few hours ago, one of my Fire Bellied Toads was drowned in an attempted mating incident involving 2 of their tank mates while I was home working only feet away (granted, they're behind me). I'm not...
  2. Amphibians
    Hi all! I am an experienced aquarist but am new to reptiles and amphibians. ATM I need some help with my Bombina Orientails subadults. The paludarium: 10 gallon with 50 50 water and land water depth 12 cm 250 liter per hour canister filter bioactive cleanup crew: isopods and springtails on...
  3. Amphibians
    I am in the process of setting up a tank for some fire bellied toads that I'm planning to get once lock down is over. I have plenty of experience with reptiles but this is will be my first amphibian and first time setting up any sort of water area. The set up is going to be roughly 50/50 land...
  4. Amphibians
    Baby fire bellied toads available if anyone interested? based Torquay in devon
  5. Amphibians
    I have 2 fire bellied toads in an exo terra 30cm terrarium and I am going to get a compact light canopy for the top, can anyone recommend a bulb. Thanks
  6. Amphibians
    I've got 2 fire bellied toads which were both meant to be orientals but I think I have one of each. I want more but it's all they had at the time. One seems a lot darker green and spends a lot more time in the water. Is there an easy way to tell the two apart? I'll try get some photos up of both...
  7. Amphibian Classifieds
    It is with immense regret that I'd like to offer up my unsexed Oriental Fire Bellied Toad (bombina orientalis). I have had this one for 3.5 years, and he/she is a lively little character that loves floating about in the water and goes nuts whenever a cricket is nearby! He/she is a lovely green...
  8. Amphibian Classifieds
    Basically what the title says, Im looking to get a couple new frogs... Im looking for the following: Mossy Frog. (Wildtype Colours) African Bullfrog. (Any Colours) American Horned Frogs. (Pac-Man) - (Any Colours) Also looking for a PAIR of Oriental Fire-Bellied Toad - Prefer not male and female...
  9. Amphibians
    Hi guys, I sold two FBT to a customer a few weeks back, and today she has called to say that one of the toads face has kind of collapsed around it's nostril. I'm stumped as to what it is, can anyone help? She cleans the water daily with bottled water, it's housed with the other toad that she...
  10. Amphibians
    what types of plants would fbt's encounter in the wild. i need to know because i'm going to build a natural fbt enclosure
  11. Amphibian Classifieds
    Fire Bellied Toads for sale FBTs currently feeding well on fruit flies. Open to sensible offers. Loads available. Currently have yellow bellies, just starting to develop light green patches on their backs. In Paisley, Renfrewshire. Can deliver within reasonable distance for petrol cost.
  12. Amphibians
    Afternoon guys. Got my hands on 2 green oriental firebellied toad toads 4 odd weeks back from a reptile store, 2 weeks later picked up another 2 from a private breeder. The 2 I got from the store are bright green with lovely red bellies, the 2 from a private breeder are very turquoise/blue with...
  13. Amphibians
    After getting rid of all of my collection apart from a pair of fire bellied toads, I have set them up a 4ft fish tank with a 15 inch land section divided off using perspex. I have it planted up, but it needs more cover and was wondering if bog standard ivy is ok to use? Cheers in advance for any...
  14. Amphibians
    My Fire belly toads have just had 3 clutches of eggs, the first batch is now out of water and there are 14 lil froglets. Second clutch are all taddies still and there is around 50 of them :gasp: and will be climbing out of water in around 2/3 weeks Third clutch have only just hatched. (around...
  15. Amphibian Classifieds
    Hi im looking for 1 or 2 new FBT's to be added to the current FB which I have. Ideally CB animals if possible, but im happy to re-home anything really. Main area im lookinh in is Cambridgeshire, but can travel into Hertfordshire as i commute there for work. :) If any one can help that would be...
  16. Amphibian Classifieds
    For sale at £7.50 each or 10 for £60. Last summer's young Bombina orientalis (parents of Vietnamese origin I was told by the importer). They are now 2-3cm perfect miniatures of the parents eating small crickets. Some of the parent group are pictured. I found it impossible to find genuine...
  17. Amphibian Classifieds
    AMPHIBIANS: Wild Type Axolotl Unsexed £10 Each Albino Axolotl Unsexed £15 Red Legged Running Frogs (Kassina Maculata) £25 Each Hilebrandita Ornate Mozambique Frogs £40 Each Banded Rubber Frogs Unsexed £19.50 Each or 3 for £50 CB13 Whites Tree Frogs Unsexed £16 Each Adult White Lipped Tree Frogs...
  18. Amphibians
    I have a few questions, and have had conflicting information on a number of caresheets. So I'm looking for direct experience (I'm looking at you Ron :P) 1. What max depth should the water be. 2. What substrate should be used. (Sand but not gravel, but what size<2mm?) 3.What size pump should be...
  19. Amphibian Classifieds
    One of mine has died and the little fella is lonely so if any is selling one or two in or around south or east london or kent please let me know. Thanks!
  20. Amphibians
    So I have been moving animals around in my room and so on. The common frogs and slow worm are going in with the common toads are once I build a mesh lid thing on it. Where the common frogs are now has the blue tailed fire bellied newts. Where the fire bellied newts where now has the eel. Where...
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