“Sloths are very magical animals,” says Claire Trimer, a sloth wrangler. “I’ve watched the effect that they have on other people, not just me....
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From Vetstreet's Linda Lombardi:
These days, sloths are everywhere. They've gone from an obscure critter with an insulting name to an Internet sens...
Forget flowers or chocolates. This year the perfect Valentine's Day gift is a bucket of sloths. A party-sized bucket with plenty of sloth hugs to go around.
When under attack, this walking pine cone curls himself into a tight ball, protecting his soft underbelly with his scaly, razor-sharp armor.
Borneo is a bit like Alice in Wonderland: a topsy-turvy land where animals have been drinking magic potions that make them grow into giants or shrink into midgets.
Tasmanian devils have had a bit of a bad rap in the PR stakes. First there's the name, which isn't exactly endearing, then there's the image of the Looney Tunes cartoon character -- a psychotic whirlwind of anger and aggression.
In Freaks and Creeps, I head off to the farthest corners of the planet to seek out some of the strangest animals in existence.
Have you ever watched a sloth in action? Filmmaker/blogger Lucy Cooke has, and lucky for us, she filmed it. Cooke traveled to Aviaros del Caribe, a sl...
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