Frogs and Toads of Prince Edward Island, Canada
There aren’t many frogs or toads here but here they are.
All the frogs in the province are from the true frog family – Ranidae.
The Green Frog has an incomplete dorsal ridge that runs nearly the length of its back.
The Northern Leopard Frog has a complete dorsal ridge and large, well defined spots.
The Wood Frog is known for the dark mask around its eyes.
There is only one toad in the province and its a member of the true toad family – Bufonidae.
The American Toad is the only toad in the whole province. It can produce a toxin called Bufotoxin which can be poisonous to humans and other animals. You and your pets should avoid eating it