In the middle of March the frogs laid their clumps of spawn which was quite amazing to see in my fish pond but I knew it wouldn’t last long when the tadpoles hatched before the fish gobbled them ALL up!
It was 2 years ago that I made a small frog pond up the back of the garden in an old tub which I put in the ground. Then the year after we had lots of tadpoles which I transferred into it. Then I realized that it would not be big enough so I made a frog pond covering 1 and a half metres long and a metre deep. There was also a shallow side for the frogs to spawn.
This year there were so many that I put some in the frog pond and kept over 500 inside which all grew up and started forming legs, some even turning into froglets which are so fascinating to watch when they hop around. I really needed to release them soon and so decided to put them in a local pond (Broom Pond in Glasgow) I transferred them ALL into a suit ball tub.