This is I believe a "Fire Salamander", they come out after rain and apparently have a bad habit of staying VERY STILL, though that made it a lot easier to get the photo.
He's a definite cutey. They're supposed to eat all sorts, especially slugs, well if that's the case, then this guy is most welcome around here. Nothing else we have likes slugs and they're beginning to get the upper hand... not if I have anything to do with it...!
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