First toad of 2017

It’s been an unusually chilly winter here with lots of frosts. Today was feeling mild at around 10C and certainly damp – just the right conditions to entice this toad out from its winter resting place.

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A common toad making its first foray of the year.
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3 thoughts on “First toad of 2017”

  1. He or she best head back to the ditches, if the toad resides in the UK as mid next week, we’re all in for a shot of wintry weather.

    Best Wishes

    Tony Powell and naturestimeline

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