“Born To Hug”

Let’s take a trip down to Sloth-Land AKA Costa Rica, and meet zoologist and broadcaster Lucy Cooke at the Toucan Rescue Ranch.

Sloths Love Halloween- Who Knew?

ZSL London Zoo resident Edward The Bebeh Sloth is getting ready for his very first Halloween. By….nomming up some pumpkin with help from his Golden-Headed Lion Tamarin pals.

The Crawl of Duty

Hey… you there… must crawl… to where… you are…


Important… message… to tell… you… Almost… there…


Sand… hot… Strength… fading… Must… con… tin… u… e…


You have… spinach in… teeth… Will get… toothpick… Wait… here…


Via Jared Sternberg.

Meet Edward The Bebeh Sloth

The video states “He might just be the cutest thing in the world.” I think they might be onto something there.

I Don’t WANT The Green Ones.

I want the ORANGE ones.

Video from Lucy K.

And Let’s All Recite Rule #45, OK?

All together now: Any animal with the word “pygmy” in it is cute.

So of course, we’ve got TWO of ’em for you today, with thanks to Grace at the California Academy of Sciences. First up: PYGMY SEAHORSES!

oh, but that’s not all. Give it up for some…….PYGMY SLOTHS!

Have A Happy Slothy Mother’s Day

The Honolulu Zoo welcomed their first newborn Linnaeus’s Two-Toed Sloth on April 21st!

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(From ZooBorns, sent by Maureen P.)

Merry Sloth-mas

All of the Fuzzball Friends at the Sloth Sanctuary would like to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy Sloth Year! Thanks to Rebecca C. for the photos.













24 Hours Of Christmas Cute….continues!

The Bebeh Sloth With The Unusual Name

This little knucklehead acquired a strange name during its first night at the Kids Saving the Rain Forest Wildlife Sanctuary.

Thanks to Derek M. for going above and beyond.

Move OVER, Bebeh Hoomin

We don’t usually show too many bebeh hoomins here on The C.O., because well we don’t. However, the interaction with the equally bebeh-ish Sloth is just too stinkin’ Cute. So here goes.