Hattiesburg Zoo mourns the death of baby sloth

The first baby sloth to be born in captivity in the state has died.

Hattiesburg Zoo made the announcement this weekend.

The baby sloth captured the hearts of animal lovers across the state with adorable sounds and movements in a video the zoo released days after its birth.

The zoo has said that the mother sloth, Mo, is doing well.

Related: Hattiesburg Zoo welcomes newborn sloth 


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