Cane toads are large, brown and have warty skin. 3,000 Cane toads were introduced to Australia in 1935 to reduce pest bug species, but have now become a pest themselves with numbers now in the millions.
DID YOU KNOW? Cane toads release fluid known as a bufotoxin when scared or in danger. If eaten the Cane toad can kill a human.
- Least Concern
- Near Threatened
- Critically Endangered
- Extinct in the Wild