American Toads in Full Song, Mating

The chorus of toads in the runoff pond is deafening.  I’ve heard it near dusk as well as mid day.  I suppose they’re singing all day long.  I saw about five in one part of the pond but the chorus was coming from all over.  I think these are American Toads.

American Toad in song in a runoff pond near the Tom Taylor Trail, Newmarket, Ontario

American Toad in song in a runoff pond near the Tom Taylor Trail, Newmarket, Ontario

American Toads mating in a runoff pond near the Tom Taylor Trail, Newmarket, Ontario

American Toads mating in a runoff pond near the Tom Taylor Trail, Newmarket, Ontario

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