The Toucan Rescue Ranch has had the opportunity to work with renowned networks such as National Geographic, Animal Planet, BBC Earth, and CNN News. As a rescue center, we are eager to spread awareness about wildlife conservation and the struggles that wildlife face in today's industrialized world. Additionally, TRR has had the privilege of educating and sharing our mission with some of the internet’s most avid bloggers, photographers, and videographers.
Filming Agreement & Contract
If you are a videographer, production company, or photographer interested in filming some of Costa Rica’s most exotic and beautiful animals and the work of rescuing, rehabilitating, and releasing wildlife - Then Toucan Rescue Ranch is the right place for you. To start filming with us, please review Toucan Rescue Ranch's Filming Agreement. For scheduling, donation fees, and restrictions please email [email protected].
Please review this document and email us for additional information & scheduling.
As Seen On
Hang Out In The Canopy With A Three-Toed Sloth | VR 360 | Seven Worlds, One Planet
Blog entry written by Founder and sloth-mom Leslie Howle: I just experienced one of the worst sloth rescues. I received a call from Janet, our chief veterinarian, about a mother sloth with a baby being viciously attacked by dogs in San Rafael of Heredia — about half an hour from the Toucan Rescue Ranch (TRR). […]
Stevie, Female 2-Fingered Sloth “I’m a gonna bite ya!” Age: ~ One year Current Weight: 2.9 kg Place of Origin: Guápiles Nickname: Chomps Jr. Special Talents: Singing karaoke Stevie is the youngest of the current sloth high school lineup. She is perhaps one of the hardest sloths to tell apart among the roster given her […]
Bilbo, Male 2-Fingered Sloth “Don’t worry, man, everything’s cool.” Age: ~ One year and two months (probably a few months older) Current Weight: 4 kg Place of Origin: Jacó Nickname: Sasquatch Special Talents: Being pretty chill, we’ve hung out a few times actually In a world of aggressive, bite-y baby sloths, Bilbo is the peacemaker. […]
For the Love of Sloths Toucan Rescue Ranch (TRR) and The Sloth Institute of Costa Rica (TSI) came together to form Saving Sloths Together, a nationwide project seeking to provide greater opportunity for orphaned, rescued and rehabilitated sloths in Costa Rica. Their purpose: to facilitate the medical care, enrichment, and nurturing of skills sloths need […]
Gimli, Male Two-Fingered Sloth “Come here and say that to my face!” Age: ~ One year and one month Current Weight: 3 kg Place of Origin: Middle-earth Liberia Nickname: The Dwarf Special Talents: Axe-wielding Statistics: +10 Strength, +6 Speed Gimli is one tough cookie. After he and his mother were separated by a dog attack, Gimli was […]
Pippin, Male Two-Fingered Sloth “I am NOT a boy!” Age: ~ One year and two months Current Weight: 3.2 kg Place of Origin: Siquirres Nickname: The Soothsayer Special Talents: Peering into the future (according to the lore) Then elementary school sloths Pippin and Frodo arrived at the Ranch only days apart and quickly became BFFs. […]
Participate in Wildlife Conservation with Toucan Rescue Ranch!
Toucan Rescue Ranch is a non-profit organization dedicated to rehabilitating and conservating Costa Rican wildlife. We offer a variety of events and volunteer opportunities for individuals and groups interested in helping with their mission.
One of their most popular events is the Sloth Ironman Games, where sloths compete in enrichment activities and challenges. This provides a fun opportunity for viewers to learn about the importance of sloth conservation. We also offer guided tours of their facilities, where visitors can see the animals up close and learn about their stories and rehabilitation process.
For those looking to get more involved, Toucan Rescue Ranch offers volunteer opportunities for both short-term and long-term commitments. Volunteers can assist with animal care, habitat maintenance, and educational programs.
By participating in these events and volunteering with Toucan Rescue Ranch, individuals can directly impact wildlife conservation efforts in Costa Rica and help ensure the survival of these incredible animals for future generations.