Keeping critters out of your pool

Keeping critters out of your pool
(Source: CBS)
(Source: CBS)

(KFVS) - If you have a swimming pool, you've probably seen an animal or two get inside.

Sadly, some of those uninvited guests can't get back out and drown.

A biologist in Maryland invented a device to help the animals help themselves. He calls it the frog log.

"If you're an animal lover and you have a pool it's a tough thing to watch things die in your pool," said Rich Mason, Wildlife Biologist.

A weight holds the ramp to the side of the pool, and animals instinctively find the float.

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