Animals

20 Adorable Pictures of Sloths 

Bunny Brinkman
Updated May 17, 2019 9.1k votes 968 voters 147k views 20 items

Sloths, of the families Megalonychidae and Bradypodidae (two-toed and three-toed, respectively) are distant relations of anteaters, and make their homes in the jungles of Central and South America. They are known for their chill, slow-moving attitudes, and, spoiler alert (!) they're adorable. Looking for the cutest pictures of sloths on the entire internet? Here they are. This list includes baby sloths and adult sloths being adorable and will melt your heart. 

This list has nothing to do with the deadly sin of "sloth," here you'll only find cute pictures of sloths, to brighten your day, and remind you to take it easy and relax a little, like the sloths do. Sloths look super cute, but, fun fact, they are also a great habitat for beetles, fungus, and even cockroaches.

So, maybe don't plan on cuddling up with a sloth anytime soon. Instead, click through list list of cute pictures of sloths, and cast your votes for the cutest.

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Ridiculously Photogenic Baby Sloth
Ridiculously Photogenic ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 20 Adorable Pictures of Sloths
Photo: Wikimedia Commons/CC-BY
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Beach Buddy
Beach Buddy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 20 Adorable Pictures of Sloths
Photo: Wikimedia Commons/CC-BY
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Emergency! This Baby Sloth Is Wearing Pajamas!
Emergency! This Baby Slo... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 20 Adorable Pictures of Sloths
Photo: Metaweb/CC-BY
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Girl's Best Friend
Girl's Best Friend is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 20 Adorable Pictures of Sloths
Photo: flickr/CC0
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