Attention, deer hunters: Deer hunting regulations, including season dates, zones and bag limits, have been finalized for the 2018-19 season and are effective immediately. Click here to see the updated 2018-19 Kentucky Hunting and Trapping Guide. To view a video about what is new this year, click here​.

Frogs and Toads of Kentucky

Click on each group to see images and more detail of frogs and toads in that group

Frogs/Toads by Calling Period may also be viewed here

Overview of Kentucky's Frogs and Toads


True Toads and Spadefoots 

(includes American Toad, Fowler's Toad and Eastern Spadefoot)


Chorus Frogs, Spring Peepers, Cricket Frogs and Narrow-mouthed Frogs


(includes Upland Chorus Frog, Midland Chorus Frog, Spring Peeper, Mountain Chorus Frog, Eastern Narrow-mouthed Frog, Northern Cricket Frog and Blanchard's Cricket Frog)


Treefrogs


(includes Cope's Gray Treefrog, Eastern Gray Treefrog, Bird-voiced Treefrog, Hickman Hybrid, Barking Treefrog, and Green Treefrog)


True Frogs

(includes Wood Frog, Northern Crawfish Frog, Southern Leopard Frog, Plains Leopard Frog, Northern Leopard Frog, Pickerel Frog, Green Frog, American Bullfrog)