A Sloth Named Velcro

A Sloth Named Velcro

DVD - 2014
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In 2000, Ana Salceda, a young journalist, moved from her native Spain to explore the wilds of Panama. She became the caregiver for a tiny orphaned baby sloth named Velcro. This is the story of Ana's return to Central and South America to see how much has changed since Velcro came into her life. Sloths, once largely ignored, have become a hot topic of scientific researchers.
Publisher: [Arlington, Virginia] : [PBS], [2014]
Edition: Widescreen.
Copyright Date: ©2014
ISBN: 9781627892032
1627892036
Branch Call Number: DVD 599.31 SLOTH NA
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital,optical,stereo
video file,DVD video
Alternative Title: Nature (Television program)

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PimaLib_JaneD Nov 09, 2016

A feel good video for all animal lovers. I know that children will enjoy watching how caring for the sloth brought much good to both lives. The facts presented were interesting in content and presentation. Watch this one for sure!

PimaLib_JB Oct 23, 2015

Do you ever watch Youtube videos of cute animals? This is a WHOLE DOCUMENTARY of cute slothfulness. (Is that the word?) It's surprising how little we know about these bizarre-looking, adorable, crawling moth colonies.

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Keogh
May 21, 2015

An engaging look at the often ignored and misunderstood animal, particularly from the point of view of one orphaned sloth. Informative, particularly in showing that sloths are not as slothful as they've often been dismissed as.

NVDPL Librarians Jan 28, 2015

A fascinating look at the world of the sloth and those who are uncovering the secrets of this misunderstood mammal.

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