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How do I get rid of tree toads?
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SteveB    Posted 07-02-2002 at 05:12:46       [Reply]  [No Email]
Hey everyone,
I've got a problem. Seems like my property is a tree toad circus. These little guys don't quit screeming all night. It's very very loud. My home sits umongst some rather large pine and maple trees and I have a pool. Seems like they hang out in the trees around the pool. Is there something I can spray in the trees to get them away, or kill them? I grew up in the country and never had this be a problem as I do in this house, Thanks Steve


Peggy    Posted 08-25-2003 at 20:42:13       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Sorry you stand correct!! There really are Tree Toads. I should not doubt you. Congradulations for being so smart. Have a great day!
Me


Nathan(GA)    Posted 07-02-2002 at 16:20:33       [Reply]  [No Email]
The pool is bringing 'em in. They're having a pool party when you go to bed. Set out 12 packs of little beer cans, on ice of course! Wait 'til they get drunk and relocate 'em.

Sorry! Couldn't resist. I think the pool is drawing 'em there though.


Oh, so you like bugs, huh?    Posted 07-02-2002 at 06:37:43       [Reply]  [No Email]
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Salmoneye    Posted 07-02-2002 at 05:18:41       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Tree Toads?

We have tree frogs.
Never saw a toad in a tree.
If you kill them, you are gonna unleash all sorts of bugs on yourself.

Your call which is worse...


kendra    Posted 06-13-2007 at 04:21:31       [Reply]  [Send Email]
I DO NOT WONT TO KILL THE TREE TOADS SO CAN YOU BRING ONE TO MY HOUSE


LH    Posted 07-02-2002 at 06:36:07       [Reply]  [No Email]
Salmoneye is right on the money. Just enjoy the benefits of the tree frogs. You'll get accustomd to their noise and barely notice it after a while.
Chances are your pool is waht attracted them, and you may wind up swimmming with tadpoles.


Karen    Posted 06-11-2008 at 07:46:42       [Reply]  [Send Email]
We are infested with them! And I could not get used to that noise ever! We have 25 of them around our pool all night long and the noise is just unbearable. We installed an A/C unit figuring if we shut the windows we would not hear them! WRONG! They drown out the A/C noise.


gary    Posted 08-09-2003 at 14:28:26       [Reply]  [Send Email]
I'm fine with the toads on my back deck, but my male Boxer is inquisitive and playful. I have no idea what kind of toads they are, but get concerned when when I see sights about "poison sacs" and dogs dying because of them. I'm in upstate NY. Any ideas???


MARY WILSON    Posted 06-30-2005 at 12:32:51       [Reply]  [Send Email]
I live in CT and have several in my pool and I am skimming out eggs and tad poles. It is getting annoying. Is it true they release poison??? My Husband killed one and I just read that they have bugs. Please help. Is it harmful? Thank you mary


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