INTERNATIONAL SLOTH DAY!!!
Happy International Sloth Day! It’s a great day to celebrate these super special animals! Come learn some fun facts and check out these super cute sloth faces!
- Sloths sleep up to 20 hours a day.
- Sloths live in the rainforests of South and Central America.
- Sloths are related to armadillos and anteaters.
- Sloths have algae that grow on their fur; it helps them camouflage in the trees.
- There are two main species- two toed and three toed sloths.
- They are herbivores.
- Sloths only go on the ground about once a week and they do that to poop and pee.
- Sloths are great swimmers!
Check out the Sloth Sanctuary of Costa Rica for more information about these amazing animals and how you can help!
I think sloths are so cool. They are in a hurry to do nothing, and yet they always seem so happy and content. Maybe we should aspire to be more like sloths.