All About African Clawed Frogs

How Big do they Get?
About Clawed Frogs
African DWARF Clawed Frogs
Where can I Buy Clawed Frogs?
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Housing your Frog
Skin Shedding?
How Big do they Get?
How Long do they Live?
Keeping Them Healthy
How to Tell the Boys from the Girls
What do ACF's sound like?
Breeding Clawed Frogs
Rearing the Tadpoles
Common Diseases
Other Illness
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Internal Organ Pictures
Endangered Clawed frog: Xenopus gilli
Xenopus Species and Classification
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Science and ACF's
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What Size can they grow to?

African Clawed Frogs, unlike the Dwarf Clawed frogs can grow to very large sizes. 
The females are generally bigger and fatter than the males, who are small and slim. 
The females have a bigger appetite and eat more than the males. 
Especially during breeding.
From Nose to Top of Thigh.
Age:           Male              Female
Changed    1inch+             1inch+ 
3 Months    2inches+        2.2inches+
6 Months    2.5inches+       3inches+
9 Months     3inches+        4inches+
12 Months     3inches+       4.5inches+
2 Years        4inches+          5 inches+
Sizes are based on frogs fed a good diet in correct temperatures etc.
Your Frog May be bigger or smaller at each age depending on it's environment.
Natural coloured frogs also tend to grow large than Albino ones.
The weight of the frogs is: Males up to 60 grams and Females up to
200 grams

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