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Sunday, January 15, 2012

Sloth: Not Just a Deadly Sin (Warning, This Animal Induces Involuntary and Contagious Smiling)

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You ready for some sloth overload?
It's always been my favorite animal.  With a constant smile, this, the slowest and most vulnerable of all mammals took my heart at an early age.  Every once and a while I indulge in a sloth filled afternoon.  (my older sloth posts [1] [2])
My defense, as I like to say here, let's chalk it up to Biology and call it science.  Deal?  Deal.



Bath Time for Baby Sloths



THE SLOTHS ARE COMING



Nick Baker and Pygmy Sloth



Pygmy three-toed sloth swimming




Video Credit:  BBC/Animal Planet/Discovery/Sloth Sanctuary and...
...begin run on sentence venting...
First vid, new, found on Io9, who credits Super Punch only, who credits ZooBorns only, who finally credits the ACTUAL SOURCE The Sloth Sanctuary, (kudos) all strangely bypassing Animal Planet, who I'd think everyone would point to in the first place, as they're the publisher,  what's wrong with you guys?
...end run on sentence venting...



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