How long does it take tadpoles to become frogs?

Answer It takes approximately 12 to 16 weeks for a tadpole to become a frog. Between six and nine weeks, tadpoles grow legs, and by 12 weeks the tadpole has a tail but otherwise looks like a miniature adu... Read More »

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How long does it take for tadpoles to turn into frogs?

Tadpoles typically become young frogs, or froglets, after roughly 12 to 16 weeks. They'll start to move around after seven to 10 days, grow legs at about six to nine weeks and become froglets by ab... Read More »

How long do frogs mate before having tadpoles?

According to, frogs engage in amplexus, an embrace between male and female frogs. This process can last for several days, and then between six and 21 days after the male frog has ... Read More »

Do all frogs come from tadpoles?

All frogs belong to the scientific class amphibia; it's more commonly stated that all frogs are amphibians. Frogs are cold-blooded; they live on land and in water. Frogs go through multiple life st... Read More »

What do tadpoles& baby frogs eat?

Tadpoles begin eating a vegetarian diet, eating algae that attaches to plants in the water. Tadpoles kept in controlled environments, such as aquariums, will eat lettuce. To make digestion easy for... Read More »