Chicago Trip Frog Photos

Sorry about the lack of posts this week!  My husband and I were in Chicago with his family and I didn’t have time to make a post.  

I was thinking of you all though!  We went to the Lincoln Park Zoo, Shedd Aquarium, Skydeck, Field Museum, Museum of Science & industry & the Adler Planetarium!  We saw lots of frogs! 

Here are a couple of pictures from the Lincoln Park Zoo!  They had nice enclosures and the frogs seemed to be loving them!  I really liked the Tree Frog photo exhibit so I added a couple pictures of the photos as well.  They had lots of different kinds of frogs including poison dart frogs, tree frogs and toads!  I even added a picture of a cool lizard we saw there.    

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Here are a couple pictures from the Shedd Aquarium. Here they had really large enclosures for their frogs.  We even found a couple species that we had at home!  Both the leucs & the imitators were featured!  We also have some tincs but they are the Bakhuis’ morph not the Azureus.  The really large bull frogs were pretty cool as well!      

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If you look closely at the photo above, you can see there are actually some imitator frogs on one of the main tree trunks. 

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It was a very fun trip, but the frogs & tadpoles were glad for us to come home yesterday.  They handled it well, but were very glad to get fed again. 

Here are some pictures of the tadpoles.  They grew a lot while we were gone!  The last picture you can clearly see their back legs and can see their front legs getting ready to pop out.  It will be a little bit still until they have their front legs, but boy have their back legs gotten bigger! 

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