Welcome to The Sloth Institute, located in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica, dedicated to helping one of the most charismatic animals in Costa Rica, the sloth. The Sloth Institute focuses on the research, education and release of hand-raised sloths back to the rainforest. The Sloth Institute also collaborates with Kids Saving the Rainforest and Toucan Rescue Ranch to release their hand-raised orphaned sloths.
Monster, everyone’s beloved three fingered sloth, recently passed away to the forces of nature. Read more here.
Monster Memorial Fund: Help us finish our WiSH lab which we will be dedicating to Monster.
Elementary School Sloth Challenge 2016
In October, we run our 2nd annual Elementary School Sloth Challenge – a fun and interactive way to inspire kindness to animals and the environment. If you’re a teacher and would like to give your class a chance to learn about conservation, read more in this blog post.