How to catch a Frog in Animal Crossing New Horizons

How to catch a Frog in Animal Crossing New Horizons

Frogs are one of the many new types of critters we can catch during the month of May in New Horizons. In case you missed it, check out our guide containing all of the new bugs and fish to catch this month. In this guide, we’ll take a look at how to catch a Frog in Animal Crossing New Horizons.

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How to catch a Frog in Animal Crossing New Horizons

Frogs are only available to catch during a few months out of the year. You will be able to catch them from the months of May through August in the Northern Hemisphere, and November through February in the Southern Hemisphere.

  • Critter: Frog
  • Location: Pond
  • Months: May to August (Northern)
  • Months: November to February (Southern)
  • Time: All Day
  • Shadow: Small
  • Sell Price: 120 Bells

You will need to keep an eye out for Frogs in ponds if you want to catch one. There is no specific time of day to catch these guys, so they’ll be hanging out in ponds all day long. They look like fish when it comes to their shadow, and you won’t find them hopping around on land.

How to Catch a Frog | Animal Crossing New Horizons | Shadow Size | Pond

The hardest part about catching Frogs is probably the fact that they spawn in ponds. This means their spawn rate is not as high as an ocean fish, for instance. You likely won’t need any fish bait to catch your first frog.

Frogs only sell for 120 Bells, so it’s not really something you want to farm for Bells. It’s just one of those critters you want to catch once or twice to fill up your Critterpedia and have in the tank. I hope this helped you learn how to catch a frog in Animal Crossing New Horizons!

To learn how to catch some other new critters in May, we have guides for Mahi-mahi, Rainbowfish, Queen Alexandra’s Birdwing, and more.

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