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  When killer frogs attack!
Updated 24 July 2002, 18.25
Killer bullfrog
Killer frogs are rampaging across Britain, and no animal is safe from their jaws.

They're giant bullfrogs from America, and think nothing of snacking on fish, small birds or other frogs.

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Wildlife experts are so worried about the frogs that they're asking the public to tell them if they spot any of the super-sized amphibians.

A tadpole
The frogs may have got here as tadpoles
The hungry frogs are about the same size as a pencil case, and with the amount of frogspawn they produce, there could be thousands of them soon.

The experts think that animals that are supposed to be living in Britain could be eaten out of existence by the newcomers.

They got here by accident

It's thought the bullfrogs got into Britain by accident, as tadpoles in bags of imported pond plants or fish.

Anybody who finds a North American bullfrog can contact Froglife charity on 01986 873733.

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