This frog gets its name from the cow-like call it uses to mark its territory. Males will also display to each other and even wrestle for dominance.
A slow developing frog, it may remain in the tadpole stage for as long as two years.
Freshwater ponds, lakes, marshes
Insects, mice, fish, birds, snakes
Central and Eastern US, Southern Canada, Mexico
Adults / Teens: $8.75
Ages 2 - 12: $5.75
Ages 1 & Under: FREE
3601 Thomas Rd Baton Rouge, LA 70807
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