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Slothy Sunday: Meet Amalur, one of Toucan Rescue Ranch’s youngest sloths
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: Meet Amalur, one of Toucan Rescue Ranch’s youngest sloths

Toucan Rescue Ranch - August 23, 2020

Meet Amalur. Amalur is an orphaned two-fingered sloth (Choloepus Hoffmanni) in Toucan Rescue Ranch's care. She is one of our youngest orphaned sloths at the moment. Found…

Slothy Saturday: Happy Mother’s Day from this momma sloth
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Saturday: Happy Mother’s Day from this momma sloth

The Tico Times - August 15, 2020

While we here at The Tico Times usually publish sloth photos on Sundays, today we're celebrating a day early. Janet Sandi, Animal Care Coordinator at Toucan Rescue…

Slothy Sunday: Though the journey may be difficult, keep climbing
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: Though the journey may be difficult, keep climbing

The Tico Times - August 9, 2020

Last week, we introduced you to Lola, a sloth that traveled more than an hour under the hood of a truck. If you didn't see the story,…

Slothy Sunday: Meet Lola, the sloth that traveled 65 km in a truck engine
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: Meet Lola, the sloth that traveled 65 km in a truck engine

Zara Palmer / Toucan Rescue Ranch - August 2, 2020

[caption id="attachment_136567" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Photo via Toucan Rescue Ranch.[/caption] Everyone meet Lola la Trailera. She is an adult two-fingered sloth that hitched a ride with a truck…

Slothy Sunday: Seeing the world from a different perspective
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: Seeing the world from a different perspective

The Tico Times - July 26, 2020

Happy Slothy Sunday from all of us at The Tico Times and Toucan Rescue Ranch! Unlike most animals, sloths are built to hang upside-down. They have a…

Slothy Sunday: Spot the difference: 2-toed vs 3-toed sloths
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: Spot the difference: 2-toed vs 3-toed sloths

Katie Grant - July 19, 2020

Sloths are split into two family groups: two-toed sloths and three-toed sloths. Here in Costa Rica, we have two species, one from each family group: the Hoffman’s…

Slothy Sunday: Osa, a true ‘Oso Perezoso’
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: Osa, a true ‘Oso Perezoso’

Denise Gillen - July 12, 2020

Looks can be deceiving, as those of us who work with sloths can tell you. This is especially true with Hoffman's Two-Fingered sloths, the lesser-known of the…

Slothy Sunday: The shocking truth about sloth electrocutions
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: The shocking truth about sloth electrocutions

Andrés Sáenz Bräutigam - July 5, 2020

Sometimes, trouble finds itself in the heights of the Costa Rican canopy. Picture yourself slowly moving upside down through your forest environment when all of a sudden…

Slothy Sunday: Ending the weekend with cute sloths
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: Ending the weekend with cute sloths

The Tico Times - June 28, 2020

Sometimes the front pages of newspapers don't reflect the goodness that exists in the world. That's why each Sunday, we like to take a step back and…

Slothy Sunday: What can we learn from sloths?
Sloth Sundays
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Sloth Sundays
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Slothy Sunday: What can we learn from sloths?

Katie Grant - June 21, 2020

Sloths are beautiful, graceful creatures that blend in with their natural environment. There are so many things we can learn from these understated animals — here are…