Turns out sloths are pretty good swimmers

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At least when they are looking for some sweet, slow lovin'. BBC Earth served up this charming video of a sloth swimming in a shallow waterway in search of a ladyfriend. Turns out sloths get a little spring in their step when climbing if there's a chance for a romantic interlude in the trees. The clip is a nice palate-cleanser after the harrowing "baby iguana vs. a few dozen snakes" clip that made the rounds earlier this week. Read the rest

Ecuadorian police help struggling sloth

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Seems the little guy tried to cross the road...

Via the Comisión de Tránsito del Ecuador Facebook page. Read the rest

Sloth only wants carrots

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Food preferences exist in many species.

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