The cutest sloth kisses – Well – We think they are kisses – You can never truly know when it comes down to the wonders of sloth tongues.
Apparently, sloths have a very long, thick, sticky tongues covered in a carpet of tiny, rear-ward pointing spikes that they can pull leaves in with. Sloth tongues are quite different from human tongues and likely much less “soft” to touch and more “rough”.
Sloth tongues are also surprisingly long. Varius sources suggest hat a sloths can extend their tongues 10 to 12 inches out of their mouths. Thats a pretty big tongue in our book!