Fun Fact Friday!

May 13th is National Frog Jumping Day

 

Did you know …

 

Some frogs can jump over 20 times their own body length; that is like a human jumping 30m.

 

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Other froggy facts:

  • There are over 5,000 species of frog.
  • Frogs don’t need to drink water as they absorb it through their skin.
  • A frog’s call is unique to its species, and some frog calls can be heard up to a mile away.
  • Since Pictish times, the frog has been considered lucky in Scotland. This is why stone frogs are commonly kept in gardens and often given as housewarming gifts.

 

Have a hopping great day!

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