Sunday, December 18, 2016

Fact of the Day: Sloth Bear

The sloth bear is a bear species native to India. While they appear to be slow and clumsy they can surpass an average human's running-speed and are excellent climbers. 

10 comments:

Bob Bushell said...

Beautiful and a quick.

Christine said...

Interesting!

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Pat Hatt said...

So would really have to outrun the guy next to you to get away

stephen Hayes said...

Nature's diversity is remarkable.

Dascha said...

Beautiful animal!

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Dascha

Fundy Blue said...

Guess that rules out a tree for escape! I've seen the sloth bear in a zoo somewhere.

Adriana Robles said...

Possibly my spirit animal? Hahaha

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Breathtaking said...

Hello Adam!:) Just called by to wish you and Rosie and all your extensive family a very Merry Christmas.

I have never heard of The Sloth Bear. It's beautiful! Thanks for sharing.

Martha said...

I'd never heard of the sloth bear. That's pretty cool.