Attenborough’s Fabulous Frogs
Sir David Attenborough goes on an eye-opening journey into the fabulous lives of frogs.
Sir David and the red-eyed tree frog
Sir David Attenborough holding a red-eyed tree frog (Agalychnis callidryas).
Tiger striped Monkey frog (Phyllomedusa tomopterna)
If threatened these frogs show the tiger stripes on their underbelly to deter predators.
Strawberry Poison Frog (Oophaga pumilio)
This frog carries its tadpoles from the forest floor to water reservoirs in the treetops.
Lemur Leaf Frog (Agalychnis lemur)
The lemur leaf frog is one of the rarest frogs in the world.
African bullfrogs (Pyxicephalus adspersus)
Male African bullfrogs can be aggressive but they take good care of their young.
Face to face with an African bullfrog
Sir David Attenborough gets close to an African bullfrog during filming.
Wood frog (Rana sylvatica)
This frog can survive frozen for weeks at a time by suppressing its metabolism.
Splendid leaf frog (Cruziohyla calcarifer)
The splendid leaf frog communicates using its specially adapted legs.
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First broadcast: 28 Aug 2014