The sloth is a truly remarkable, highly specialized mammal and is often misunderstood due to its unique appearance, slow movement and causal behavior. In this new film, director Jeri Ledbetter dispels the myths and introduces you to this amazing creature. Discover how conservation efforts are protecting the sloth and its habitat which is under constant threat from development. Scientists and animal experts discuss how efforts at rescue centers set up especially for sloths are contributing to better understanding.
Viewers will learn first-hand about the history behind one of nature's true wonders from its earliest discovery to present day. Filmed in Costa Rica and Panama, "Hanging With The Sloth" is a must for nature lovers of all ages. Special Features include Photo Gallery and Guidebook.