Ranavirus seems to be found mainly in common frogs. It causes two forms of disease: skin ulcers and internal bleeding.Read more

Chytrid fungus

The chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd) is primarily a parasite of amphibians but may also be able to infect some birds and crustaceans which live in freshwater habitats.Read more

Amphibian Disease Precautions

Guidance for UK amphibian fieldworkersRead more