Sloth

She's Slow Cute!

Say hello to our long-awaited sloth named Liana! Our lil’ girl has arrived and this two-toed cutie loves to snack, earns an A+ at napping, and can’t wait to meet everyone! Hang in there…she’s not on exhibit just yet! Our linnaeus sloth will reside behind the scenes to allow her to slowly take her time adjusting to her surroundings. Construction crews are also busy at work renovating her new furever home next to Trail of the Jaguar! What’s the rush right?

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The zoo needs your support — by making a donation to our Champion Fund, you can play a vital part vital part in keeping our animals happy and healthy no matter the time of year or the temperature.

YOUR DONATION SUPPORTS:

Vet Care

Vet-care supplies help keep our animals healthy & safe.

Enrichment & TOYS

Enrichment and toys ensure our animals stay active.

maintenance tools

Battling ice and snow and extreme heat requires special tools.

FOOD

Feeding 250+ mouths can add up to quite the grocery bill.

Bedding

Extra blankets & bedding keep our animals warm & toasty.

DONATE TODAY TO ENSURE THAT WE CAN PROVIDE ALL OF OUR ANIMALS WITH THE SWEET TREATS, COMFY BEDDING, AND TOP NOTCH CARE THAT THEY NEED!

Scarlet Ibis

Red-footed Tortoise

Blue & Gold Macaw

Sunbittern

Whistling Duck

Plush-crested Jay

A new flock of friends!

Our linnaeus sloth will be welcomed by plenty of new friends— scarlet ibis, a red-footed tortoise and more! A new tropical oasis will be positioned next to Trail of the Jaguar. Venture into the world of the rainforest where lush, green foliage and animals surround you. Take a second to slowww down and embrace all nature and its beauty— think beyond the moment and how each day you impact the world around you!

Virtually Meet Our Sloth

Meet our newest cameo member! You can now get a virtual sneak peek at our sloth by adding her to a work meeting, classroom, get together, or party! Our sloth friend will join your video chat along with a zoo member that can answer questions and share facts about your cameo guest. Click here to learn more about our cameos.

Sloth Encounters

Meet one of EPZ’s newest additions to its animal family in this one-of-a-kind experience with Liana, our two-toed sloth. Learn from her keepers all about what it takes to raise and care for such a unique animal.

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