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Video of sloth giving birth in Costa Rica goes viral
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Video of sloth giving birth in Costa Rica goes viral

The Tico Times - March 4, 2020

A group of lucky tourists in Costa Rica witnessed a rare sight — and video of the special moment quickly spread worldwide. Social-media posts showing a three-fingered…

Slothy Sunday: A moment of appreciation for the two-fingered sloth
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: A moment of appreciation for the two-fingered sloth

The Tico Times - March 1, 2020

Today's edition of Slothy Sunday honors the Hoffman’s two-toed sloth, which, like a leap day, is often forgotten. Costa Rica is home to two sloth species: the…

Slothy Sunday: Onward and upward
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: Onward and upward

Duncan Coleman - February 23, 2020

January 26, 11:20 a.m. was the last time I saw Pebbles. Pebbles, the tamandua anteater I had been observing and preparing for release at Toucan Rescue Ranch's…

Slothy Sunday: Latte and Chispa, a story of sloth love
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: Latte and Chispa, a story of sloth love

The Tico Times - February 16, 2020

February 14 in Costa Rica is Día del Amor y la Amistad — the Day of Love and Friendship. More than a romantic holiday, Día del Amor…

From an orphan to a mom: Chispa and Chispita, a full circle of love
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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From an orphan to a mom: Chispa and Chispita, a full circle of love

Leslie Howle / Toucan Rescue Ranch - February 9, 2020

It was in December 2015 that I received a call from Environment Ministry (MINAE) in Tortuguero. They were on their way with a mother and baby sloth…

Slothy Sunday: Snuggling in a blanket
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: Snuggling in a blanket

The Tico Times - February 2, 2020

It's Sunday, and you know what that means: Pictures of sloths! A couple of weeks ago, we told you about Rolo, a baby sloth in Costa Rica…

Swimming, squeaking and more: 5 sloth facts explained!
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Swimming, squeaking and more: 5 sloth facts explained!

Sam Trull / The Sloth Institute - January 26, 2020

In honor of Slothy Sunday, Sam Trull of The Sloth Institute shares five sloth fun facts.  1. All sloths are excellent swimmers.  They instinctively know how to…

Slothy Sunday: A birthday celebration for Rolo
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: A birthday celebration for Rolo

Zara Palmer / Toucan Rescue Ranch - January 19, 2020

The Toucan Rescue Ranch is celebrating a very special birthday this week – Rolo the baby sloth just turned two months old! Rolo is not your typical…

Slothy Sunday: Luna, the full-moon miracle
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: Luna, the full-moon miracle

Denise Gillen / Toucan Rescue Ranch - January 12, 2020

Our very busy sloth nursery here at the Toucan Rescue Ranch continues to grow, practically on a weekly basis. The tiny, newly orphaned babies of various ages…

Slothy Sunday: An update on our sloth release program, Saving Sloths Together
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: An update on our sloth release program, Saving Sloths Together

Ally Chamberlin / Toucan Rescue Ranch - December 29, 2019

The Toucan Rescue Ranch has had an amazing year rescuing, rehabilitating, and releasing Costa Rican wildlife! One of our most successful programs to date, the Saving Sloths…

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