Lives in the forests of South Asia. Sloth bears are dusty shaggy and unkempt and make noisy grunts and snorts. The sloth bear have a cream-colored snout and the chest is marked with a V or a Y.
Their diet is based on insects, termites, ants and fresh fruit and flowers.
They dig dens for hibernation up in an isolated mountain.
Sloth bears are solitary creatures and generally nocturnal. The female normally gives birth to one or two cubs in an underground. The cubs ride in their mothers back.