Dendrobates tinctorius 'Oyapok' is a smaller form of tinctorius, and relatively uncommon in the hobby. They can be more difficult to breed, and tend to morph out smaller, taking longer to reach a decent size.
Poison Dart Frogs are small, colorful neotropical amphibians native to Central and South America. Poison Dart frogs have greatly increased in popularity in recent years, and have become easy to care for, rewarding pets. Josh's Frogs, the largest breeder of poison dart frogs, breeds all of the poison dart frogs we sell at our breeding facility in Owosso, MI.
Starting out? Please read our introductory article for new frog keepers 'Before You Buy'. This blog addresses everything you need to know before purchasing dart frogs.
For species specific poison dart frog care sheets, please visit the Dart Frog Care Sheets section of www.JoshsFrogs.com.
To view all of the healthy, captive bred frogs we currently have available, please visit our Frogs For Sale page.
Shipping for any number of frogs is just $39.99.
Frogs are shipped via FedEx Overnight and are delivered by 10:30am Tuesday through Friday to most locations. Josh's Frogs does not ship frogs internationally.
Scheduling of frog order is dependant on your availability and weather. Josh's Frogs will call you to schedule frog orders before any orders are shipped out, to ensure you will be there to receive the animals when they arrive, and to check your local weather conditions.
Shipping for any number of frogs is a flat rate $39.99. This includes postage, a box with 1" styrofoam insulation, gel packs, and heat/ice packs and phase 22 panels if necessary. Josh's Frogs has been shipping frogs since 2004, and has shipped thousands of animals safely. We have a special contract with FedEx to ship live animals directly to residential addresses.
Josh's Frogs guarantees the Health & Live Arrival of all frogs.
All frog shipments are sent via FedEx Priority Overnight. Josh's Frogs guarantees that all frogs will arrive alive and in good health, provided that temperatures on day of arrival do not exceed 85 degrees before the frogs are delivered to home or business address, or nearest FedEx location. Temperatures during transit do not drop below 40 degrees for delivery to home or business address. Temperatures during transit do not drop below 30 degrees for pickup at the nearest FedEx location. Someone is there to accept the package on first delivery attempt, or package is picked up by noon the day of arrival if package is held at a FedEx location for pickup. Failure to meet these guidelines will void Josh's Frogs Live Arrival and Health Guarantee.
If frogs arrive deceased or in poor condition, Josh's Frogs requires that the customer notifies us of the condition of the animal(s) within 1 hour of arrival via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or at (800) 691-8178. Picture(s) of the animal(s) must be sent by 4pm EST day of arrival to email@example.com. Failure to meet these guidelines will void Josh's Frogs Live Arrival and Health Guarantee.
Josh's Frogs offers a 3 day health guarantee on all animals purchased from Josh's Frogs. If animal(s) purchased arrive in good shape but fail to thrive within 3 days, Josh's Frogs requires that pictures of the animal(s) and their habitat is emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org within 3 days of the animal's arrival. When emailing the pictures, please include relavent habitat information, such as average humidity and temperature. A Josh's Frogs representative will then contact the customer and discuss poison dart frog care. Failure to meet these guidelines will void Josh's Frogs Live Arrival and Health Guarantee.