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the gang
August 17th, 2010, 11:25 PM
i have a hudge grampa toad!!! i have tossed him over the clossed in area 3 times--, felt real bad:shrug: but he keeps comming back, he was back tonight grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr on the back deck, hellooooo we have a acre, he has got disel 2 x in the mouth what do i do?? i put in a bucket tonight and brought across the street i want him gone!! dont want to hurt him, but diesel gets sprayed all the time:sick: any ideas? he is a big bugger, brenda and the pins

August 18th, 2010, 12:33 AM
Please, could someone tell me what exactly is a grampa toad, and what is it spraying? Sounds kinda creepy:eek:

the gang
August 18th, 2010, 08:33 AM
lol, i just called it a grampa, cause its so big and old looking it gives off a spray to keep animals away

August 18th, 2010, 09:10 AM
Put him in a box and drive him far from your house to relocate him ?

August 18th, 2010, 11:26 AM
lol, i just called it a grampa, cause its so big and old looking it gives off a spray to keep animals away

I didn't know toads gave off a spray, that's interesting. I love this site I learn something new everyday!:)

Dog Dancer
August 18th, 2010, 03:12 PM
I would think catch and release very far away should do the trick. Good luck.

August 19th, 2010, 09:53 PM
brenda toads are territorial. I have tried for years to get toads to stay on my property as they eat tons of bugs every day! I believe it's their own weight. I hope u really don't "throw" him over the fence. Is there anyway u could put a barrier along the bottom of your fence so he can't get thru it and back into your yard? If he is that big he is a very old toad and probably has been around your area for years. If u move him somewhere else he might not be able to survive. :(

August 20th, 2010, 08:22 AM
I have some in my basement, 2 to be exact, lilly and tilly :D
They dont really spray as much as they secrete an oil of sorts if something threatens them. Bailey was terrible for playing with them and getting that horrible tasting oil in his mouth. If the dogs left them alone no one would get the foamy mouth gagging problem.
Once toads find a place with lots to eat they will keep coming back.

the gang
November 13th, 2010, 06:51 PM
brenda and the pins70367

November 13th, 2010, 07:28 PM
Ummmm...Brenda? You're taking pity on him and letting him in the house, now?!? :eek: :laughing:

the gang
November 13th, 2010, 07:56 PM
lmao , I DONT THINK SO :rolleyes: