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Old 09-28-2006, 04:05 PM
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I've read the most delicate stage is the tadpole stage.

My eggs are developing into tads. They're wiggling around, but there is still clear egg cases.

I recently took my eggs home so my boyfriend and family could see them. well, my boyfriend is coming back up to visit me, 2.5 hours away. I want my tads back! :twisted:

Do you think the tadpoles will be okay to travel?

any ideas?
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Old 09-28-2006, 05:14 PM
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I don't think tads are the most delicate stage at all, once they are free swimming.
I would say the eggs are more fragile, followed by newly morphed froglets.
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If they're still in the egg sac, then they still count as eggs, yes?

I don't see making that trip to be a big concern provided they don't get jostled around too bad and the egg sac busts (this could be ok if the tad is developed enough) or dried out.



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Keep em moist, keep em on a flat level surface so they don't slide off the dish, and don't let em be exposed to open air too much and you'll be fine
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