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3 Toed-Sloth Tries To Cross The Road – VIDEO

3 Toed-Sloth Tries To Cross The Road – VIDEO

Have you ever seen a three-toed sloth up close?

They are quite strange-looking animals! Here’s a sloth that is attempting to cross a busy road in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica.

Watch what happens!

 

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3:17PM PDT on Mar 30, 2013

Thank you to the man that picked him up and moved him to safety. I think the others standing around would stop any traffic that would have gotten too close. Sometimes it may be better to let the animal move on his own. Nice video.

5:40AM PST on Dec 14, 2011

thanks for sharing :)

1:07PM PST on Nov 24, 2011

Bless the man who helped the sloth but I'm surprised to see none of the people present did anything. They just kept waiting and looking. What if nobody had stopped to give a hand?

10:09AM PST on Nov 22, 2011

Kudos to that guy. Pretty sad that it took that long for someone to lift their skirt and do the right thing. Why is it so hard to do the right thing people? You know, it is called a sloth. Sloth means slow......that sloth would not have whipped its claws around. They are not a vicious animal, like humans are. If there were more people like that guy in the world this world would be a better place.

11:23PM PST on Nov 21, 2011

Picking up that sloth took guts... with those claws he could have twisted around a whanged that brave guy one shot! Well done friend, whoever you are.

9:07AM PST on Nov 21, 2011

WOnderful! The guy was Super!

8:21PM PST on Nov 20, 2011

Bless that man!

10:04AM PST on Nov 20, 2011

poor sloth! glad to see a happy ending

12:59AM PST on Nov 20, 2011

Love a compassionate man!

11:08PM PST on Nov 19, 2011

Very cool :)

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