May 5, 2022
Ep. 74 | Conserving the World’s Pygmy Three-Toed Sloths with Diorene Smith, DVM
Play • 1 hr 33 min

In this episode, we’re sitting down with Diorene Smith, DVM, wildlife veterinarian, and the world’s leading pygmy sloth researcher. Diorene and I chat about everything currently known about pygmy sloths, how she partnered with the local indigenous community to create a successful conservation project, the current threats the species is facing, and what’s next to ensure that these mini-sized sloths stay around for millennia to come.

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