June: Welcome a Toad to Your Garden

Toads are great garden helpers, eating thousands of insects. To attract them, provide the right environment. Toads are amphibious, needing access to a shallow pond when breeding and enjoying a moist environment all the time. Near the pond, place logs, rocks, plants or piles of leaves, under which the toads can burrow into the cool damp earth and take refuge from the sun.

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