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Synonyms for sloth bear

common coarse-haired long-snouted bear of south-central Asia

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The fight between a tiger and a sloth bear was captured by Akshay Kumar, chief naturalist at Bamboo Forest Safari Lodge, when he was leading a safari with tourists.
As well as sloth bears, the park has leopards, Asian wild dog, Indian bison, and birds such as the tawnybellied babbler and blue-bearded bee-eater.
But Elvis was lucky and rescuers from charity International Animal Rescue found him - the youngest dancing sloth bear to be freed from the barbaric trade in India.
Focusing on the island's wildlife, the report says: "Elusive leopards, wild elephants, boar, sloth bears and dazzling bird life from peacocks to hornbills roam this surprisingly diverse island.
The Dalma Hills also encompass the Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary which is home to several rare and endangered species of wild life like leopards, sloth bears, elephants, porcupines and even tigers.
Sloth bears breed during spring and early summer and give birth near the beginning of winter (Kachhawaha et al.
Bears in warmer climates--sun bears, sloth bears, and spectacled bears have plenty of food all year.
Endangered sloth bears were dragged around the streets after being poached from the wild and having a hot poker pierced through their nose so that they could be forced to perform for tourists.
Apart from the famous beast of the jungle -- the tiger -- you can also spot wild elephants, leopards, sloth bears, a multitude of deer species and monkeys.
Summary: BENGALURU(Cihan) - The indiscriminate mining and the proposed steel plant is threatening the very existence of Sloth bears in Bellary's Daroji Bear Sanctuary.
So you can spot tigers, leopards, black panthers, sloth bears and more than 250 endemic birds.
You can watch animals from the comfort of your own home by clicking on this website to use a web camera to see the Amazon river fishes, Andean bear cubs, clouded leopard cubs, golden lion tamarins, kiwis, Sumatran tigers, sloth bears, giant pandas, and more
FEEL THE SLOTH BEARS (The Washington Post, Washington)
Originally a private reserve, it offers excellent game viewing, including leopards, wild boars and sloth bears.