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July 26, 2011 12:14 PM

Heat brings frog spawning to California swimming pools, dog dishes

They're small, some slimy and some with warts. And they're hopping everywhere. A flood of frogs has filled California's Lake McClure's Horseshoe Bend swimming area, taking advantage of the warm water to lay their eggs. In the heat toads end up in strange places, such as dog water dishes and kids' swimming pools, trying to find a place to cool off.

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