TOPEKA (KSNT) – The Topeka Zoo announced Monday that a new sloth had joined the ranks of critters in the rainforest.
Jackie, a Hoffman’s Sloth at the zoo, gave birth around 9:15 a.m. Monday.
The Hoffman’s Sloth is a two-toed sloth and one of the world’s slowest mammals.
Wrylie Guffey, Animal Curator
“This morning we welcomed a new baby sloth in the Rainforest. Mom and baby are doing well so far.”