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Welcome to A Frog House

Thank you for visiting us!

Through education and art, we help endangered and threatened frog species.

Everyone is welcome at A Frog House!

Grand Reopening Saturday, April 27 from 10-4 pm

International SAVE THE FROGS! Day

 

What You’ll Find

At our magical house on the Erie Canal, you can learn about ecology and enjoy frog fun with toys, books, and special events.

Our Hours

A Frog House is open Sundays 1-5 PM, April 28 through December 22. We’d love to see you!

Frog Artist Margot Fass

Endangered species, including frogs, are among Margot’s passions. Her innate awareness and celebration of the cycles of life, the planet, and organisms throughout are reflected in Froggy Family’s First Frolic, her first delightfully and whimsically illustrated book.

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Upcoming Events

Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Save the Frogs Day!

 


Jump Into Our Frog Blog!

A green and black poison dart frog sits on a pale brown leaf. 5. Pittsford Adventures and Frogs – 2018.12.4. – Frogs and Kindness December 4, 2018- The green and black poison dart frog can differentiate between human kindness and threat. If it's in danger, it can use its toxin to stop a human heart.
The transparency of glass frogs provides a gift to themselves as camouflage, but it’s a bother for predators who can’t see them. 4. Pittsford Adventures and Frogs – 2018.11.27 – Their Many Gifts and Meanings November 27, 2018- The transparency of glass frogs provides them the gift of camouflage, but it’s a bother for predators who can’t see them.
Frog calls in the rainforest can sometimes sound like the dead spirits calling from their graves. 3. Pittsford Adventures and Frogs- 2018.10.26- ABC’s of Frog Coolness October 25, 2018- Frog calls in the rainforest can sometimes sound like dead spirits calling from their graves, and frogs' mating rituals can take up to two days.
There is no end of subjects for an artist to paint. Even limiting oneself to frogs, there are infinite possibilities. 2. Pittsford Adventures and Frogs – 2018.10.17 – Frog Paintings, Serious and Whimsical October 17, 2018- There is no end of subjects for an artist to paint. Even limiting oneself to frogs, there are infinite possibilities!
Purple flowers near the Erie Canal location of A Frog House. 1. Pittsford Adventures and Frogs – on Pesticides and Gardens 2018.10.9 October 9, 2018- Read about the beginnings of A Frog House, how we restored its gardens without using pesticides, and how to build an easy frog-friendly habitat.
Frog artist Margot Fass with a small frog climbing her arm. Pittsford Adventures and Frogs 2018 An invitation October 7, 2018- Announcing the grand opening of A Frog House!
Mangrove shadows in Ecuador. 40. Ecuador Adventures and Frogs – Santa Cruz, Balta June 5, 2018- Mangroves, which generate fresh water via their own desalinization process, can also provide a peaceful haven for turtles to mate and lay their eggs.
A pair of white and brown boobies in the Glalapagos 39. Ecuador Adventures and Frogs – Genovesa May 29, 2018- Genovesa Island in the Galapagos is home to 150,000 pairs of varying species of boobies, as well as gulls, herons, pelicans, frigates, and albatross.
An iguana on one of the hot, dry islands in the Galapagos 38. Ecuador Adventures and Frogs – Santa Cruz/Santiago May 22, 2018- The Galapagos islands all sit on a underwater tectonic plate, which is moving southeast. The younger islands are northwest, the older southeast. While the islands will all eventually disappear underwater, they are currently home to 11 fascinating species of iguanas.

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