18 Nov '11, 2am

Watch The Three-Toed Sloth Cross The Road In Costa RIca | Care2 Causes

Tia, I think the people standing by were making sure that approaching traffic would notice the sloth and slow down and/or stop. ( I have motioned for traffic to stop when geese with goslings crossed the road. People stopped and let them cross.) A second point to make is that it can be dangerous to simply pick up a wild or injured animal. They may be frightened and scratch and bite. My son-in-law saw a feral cat be hit by a car. He went to pick up the injured cat, hoping to help it. The frightened cat bit and scratched him and ran away. My son-in-law's wounds became infected. He needed medical attention such as shots and antibiotics. If not treated, the infection could have killed him. If one sees an animal that needs help, pick it up using gloves and a jacket, towel, or blanket to put over it. Cover the eyes because this helps it to remain calm. Have a box or container ava...

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