Just before Save The Frogs Day 2016, SAVE THE FROGS! Founder Dr. Kerry Kriger was interviewed by Alison Cole on the Animal Voices radio show, western Canada’s only radio program on animal advocacy and compassionate living. Frogs and other amphibians are crucial to the health of our planet and we can all do more to protect them from extinction.
Wetlands are among the most diverse and productive ecosystems. They provide essential services and supply drinking water. However, degradation and conversion for other land-use continues. On February 2 every year since 1997, governmental agencies, non-governmental organizations and citizen groups at all levels of the community have taken the opportunity to carry out events and activities aimed … Continue reading World Wetlands Day with SAVE THE FROGS! Buenos Aires
SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana, West Africa’s premier and leading non-profit amphibian organization has appointed Mr. Nicholas Aidoo as its Community Conservation Coordinator. Mr. Aidoo formerly worked as a World Bank Community-Based Rural Development Project Officer, creating economic opportunities in beekeeping for 65 communities in southwestern Ghana. The position of Community Conservation Coordinator is new and … Continue reading World Bank Project Officer Appointed to Empower Communities to Save Ghana’s Frogs
In April 2016, SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana Executive Director Gilbert Adum received international attention and recognition for his work in Ghana with the Giant Squeaker Frog. Born to a tribe of bush hunters, Gilbert Adum grew up hunting frogs as part of the indigenous tradition. His naivety to the global threat of frogs, particularly in … Continue reading SAVE THE FROGS! Ghana wins ‘Green Oscar’
The SAVE THE FROGS! Poetry Contest is open through October 15th! Please enter your poem at: www.savethefrogs.com/poetry. Winners will be notified December 1st, 2013. Between 2009-2012 we received 3,104 poems from 62 countries: Australia, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bhutan, Brasil, Cameroon, Canada, China, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czech Republic, Djibouti, Egypt, Ethiopia, Fiji, France, Germany, Ghana, Greece, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Jamaica, Kenya, Kuwait, … Continue reading SAVE THE FROGS! Poetry Contest Closes October 15th
When Save The Frogs Art Director Leah Klehn saw how barren are the walls of our brand new headquarters (see below!), she offered to paint us one of her beautiful frog images to lively up the space. I said that would be fantastic, but let’s take it a step further: Everybody who donates $25 or … Continue reading Your Name On The Wall in Save The Frogs Headquarters
The SAVE THE FROGS! 1st Annual Frog Art Contest received 394 entries from no less than 10 countries: USA, Canada, India, Brazil, United Kingdom, South Africa, Switzerland, New Zealand, The Netherlands, Australia. We need you to help us decide a winner! We’ve chosen the best of the best and placed them on this webpage, and … Continue reading Frog Art Contest – Cast Your Vote!
Orchid Jade Living has announced that they will donate 10% of the proceeds from their environmentally-friendly Frog-Go® stuffed animal toy to SAVE THE FROGS!. The Frog-Go animal is made with organic cotton and natural dyes, and shipped in recycled materials. Environmentally-friendly, kid-safe, and a portion of the proceeds to SAVE THE FROGS! Order one today! Continue reading Orchid Jade Living unveils frog-friendly stuffed animals
By Rijan Tamrikar 5th June, 2009 We were in Mustang, in the north of Nepal, conducting a survey on Cheer Pheasants. After completing our call count in Kunjo, two of us moved to Ghumaune of Lete. There we stayed in the only lodge of the area, which was run by the local Thakali couple. Our … Continue reading Witch Medicine in the Remote Himalayas