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Two-Toed Sloth Hangs from a Branch

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Sloths spend their lives hanging from trees—eating, mating, and even giving birth!
Photograph by Roy Toft


Tree-Dwelling Animal Features

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Learn why these intriguing animals resemble monkeys but are really related to raccoons. Discover which behavior earned them the name “honey bear."

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Amazing Amazonia

Get to know the diverse fauna of the Southwestern Amazonian Moist Forests, from tapirs to toucans to three-toed sloths, in this feature.

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