Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Scissor-like Hands Scare Off Predators

The hairy frog or “horror frog” willingly breaks its own bones so that it can produce a set of cat-like “claws” to defend itself. These retractable “claws” are literally the frog’s toe bones. When threatened, the bones break through the frog’s toe pads, giving it a creepy Edward Scissorhands-type look.

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