The REAL TCU horned frog! Used to play with these all the time when I was a kid. You could always find one out in the yard.

Creepicute: Horned Lizard

A Thorny Devil Lizard, native to Australia and also known as a Thorny Dragon, in its natural habitat.

Baby Horned Lizard

Texas designated the Texas horned lizard, the official state reptile in Horned lizards are docile and gentle in nature. Texas now lists this unique animal as threatened.

Amazingly my tour guide spotted one of these on the roadside whilst we were travelling through the Red Centre

Thorny Devil Lizard - Prickly Desert Ant-Eater

Giant horned lizard - Dinosaurs live! No, seriously.

Giant horned lizard (Phrynosoma asio) When I was a kid, we called these "horny toads". They were my buddies and I'd carry them around w/me on my shirt & feed them red ants w/a popsicle stick.

Texas Horned Lizard, Rio Grande Valley, Texas, USA Photographic ...

Texas Horned Lizard, Rio Grande Valley, Texas, USA

Texas Horned Lizard - Phrynosoma cornutum

Horned lizard - still in East Texas! And a few in west Texas

Horned lizard -Shoots blood out of its eyes for defense- Wow!

What is a Horny Toad? It's actually not a toad, but a spiny lizard that is often called Horned Lizard, Horny Lizard and Horned Lizard. Species located in Arizona are referred to as the Desert Horned Lizard.

I grew up with "horny toads" but have not seen one in years! Horned Lizard on a log

Horned Toad Lizard (horny toad), the Texas state reptile

Reptiles and amphibians photographed by Igor Siwanowicz - Telegraph


Photographer Igor Siwanowicz's images of reptiles and amphibians.A desert horned lizard

A juvenile desert horned lizard basking in the sun

Advocating for the preservation of America's southwest desert wildlands.