This section shows the steps necessary to prepare your frog for the dissection process.

Getting Ready

(1.3MB) An Overview of the Dissection Process.

Place Frog in Pan

Rinse the frog with water then place him/her in the dissection pan. The frog should be lying on his dorsal (back) side with his belly facing up.

Pin the Frog

To secure the frog for the dissection, pin each of his four limbs to the pan.

(1.1MB) Pinning the Frog to the Dissection Pan.

Let's Practice: Pinning the Frog


You're now ready to begin the next step, Skin Incisions. Or, you can Return to the Main Menu.

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