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Two–toed Sloth
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Sloths are better at swimming than at walking! They eat, sleep, breed and nurse upside-down!

Sponsors
February 2020 : Morgan Ashcraft
March 2020 : James & Debra Rimmer
April 2020 : Roberta Schneider MD; Noel Family
May 2020 : Amicangelo Family
June 2020 : The Mizner Family; Joe, Carrie, Skyler Carney
August 2020 : Bonnie Tarcia
September 2020 : Claytopia Erie
Habitat
Lowland and montane tropical forests
Size
Around 2 feet long
Weight
8-25 pounds
Lifespan
12-20 years
Diet
Leaves, shoots and fruit
Reproduction
A single young after a 7-10 month gestation period
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Threats
Habitat Destruction and illegal pet trade