Vulture: How does a vulture cool off on a hot day? By drenching its legs with its droppings, a nifty heat regulation technique known as urohydrosis.

Peggy Scott, Associate Editor

Who You Calling “Sloth?”

Who You Calling “Sloth?”

December 15th, 2014

Suzanne Hall

This week, I had the opportunity to observe two new additions to San Diego Zoo’s bear canyon. Sahaasa and Kayla, 2-year-old sibling sloth bears, got busy making themselves at home—and watching each go about it in their own way was quite interesting!

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