How (and why) animals change color with the seasonsRobbie Gonzalez11/12/12 3:43pmFiled to: Daily explainerGoldenrod crab spiderMisumena vatiaSnowshoe hareLepus americanusStoatMustela ermineaErminePtarmiganLagopus mutaPeron's tree frogLitoria peroniiLaughing tree frogManiacal cackle frogtweetFb101EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkQuick, name a color-changing animal. Did you say octopus? Chameleon? Cuttlefish? Excellent work — but there are a lot more. And they may only change color once a year. ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.