Inside a Baby Sloth Orphanage and Rescue Center

July 15, 2014 - When orphaned baby sloths are hungry or adults lose their habitat, Yiscel Yángüez and Néstor Correa are on the case. They run an animal rescue center in Gamboa, Panama, and specialize in sloth rehabilitation and relocation. For the two of them, releasing healthy sloths back into the wild can be a bittersweet experience.

For more about this wildlife rescue center in Panama, click here.

Video was produced and photographed by National Geographic Emerging Explorer Lucy Cooke. Her Sloth Appreciation Society website is here.