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Monteverde’s Bat Jungle puts furry flyers on full display
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Monteverde’s Bat Jungle puts furry flyers on full display

The Tico Times - May 15, 2015

MONTEVERDE, Puntarenas — Bats that eat birds. Bats that drink blood. Bats that catch fish. Bats that eat fruit, nectar, insects, frogs, lizards and rats. Richard LaVal,…

Orphaned Costa Rica sloths warm to human mothering
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Orphaned Costa Rica sloths warm to human mothering

The Tico Times - May 10, 2015

QUEPOS, Puntarenas — The three of us gasped in surprise when we saw the tiny three-toed baby sloth clinging to the chest of a human “Sloth Mama” named Sam.…

Free the tree-huggers! Jaguar Rescue Center liberates sloths
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Free the tree-huggers! Jaguar Rescue Center liberates sloths

The Tico Times - April 23, 2015

PUERTO VIEJO DE TALAMANCA, Limón — Here’s something you don’t see every day — a two-toed sloth getting its toenails painted blue. “We paint them so we…