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Can you guys help me think of a name for a pet sloth ? It's a her.

  1. Krista 07 profile image62
    Krista 07posted 10 years ago

    Hi Guys!
    I need some help. My sister ( who lives all the way in Brazil ) is going to give me a pet sloth.   I just can't think of a name. If this helps it is a she and it's a three toed sloth. hmmmm...... Please tell me if you have any ideas. I'm all ears. hmm

    1. BartholomewKlick profile image58
      BartholomewKlickposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      I think you should name him socks.  So that you can confuse all your friends. :-)

  2. Kenny Wordsmith profile image83
    Kenny Wordsmithposted 10 years ago


  3. pauldeeds profile image
    pauldeedsposted 10 years ago

    Try this random name generator.  I got "Elfrieda Bienvenida" on my first try, it seems like a reasonable sloth name to me:


    Gender: Feminine
    Usage: English
    Means "elf strength" from the Old English element ælf combined with þryð "strength". The use of this name was revived in the 19th century.


    Gender: Feminine
    Usage: Spanish
    Pronounced: byen-be-NEE-dhah   [key]
    Derived from Spanish bienvenido meaning "welcome".

  4. profile image45
    Orchid Loverposted 10 years ago

    Enteresting to have a sloth as a pet. How about the name Pogo? Have fun and good luck with your pet. I'm sure you don't have to chase it around the house.big_smile

  5. darkside profile image81
    darksideposted 10 years ago

    Call it Flash!

  6. gamergirl profile image61
    gamergirlposted 10 years ago

    Name it Alexis Johnstone.


  7. Isabella Snow profile image89
    Isabella Snowposted 10 years ago

    If your sloth is coming from Brazil, maybe you could choose a Portuguese word for its name. Something that means something to you, or just something you like the sound of.

    I like Quinta, myself.

    You may not want name your sloth Thursday, though. wink

  8. Jackilyn profile image52
    Jackilynposted 10 years ago

    What about Perky, 'sis'?           

    luv u! xxoo

  9. Catawn profile image59
    Catawnposted 10 years ago

    I tend to use Rink Works fantasy name generator for any name issues I have.


  10. jimmythejock profile image86
    jimmythejockposted 10 years ago

    please dont call it Mohammed you may end up in Jail,lol.....jimmy
    p.s i think a great name for a sloth would be Speedy

  11. Isabella Snow profile image89
    Isabella Snowposted 10 years ago

    LOL, Jimmy, great name. wink

  12. compu-smart profile image66
    compu-smartposted 10 years ago

    I tried imputting your name "Krista" and "Three taod sloth" etc here http://freespace.virgin.net/martin.mamo/fanagram.html which is a cool anagram generator, but i could not come up with anything cool..

    I like Jimmys choice Speedy:)

  13. Earth Angel profile image75
    Earth Angelposted 10 years ago

    How about "Lightening??" In honor of you being a boxer?? Blessings on her long and safe trip!! Earth Angel!!

  14. profile image42
    RockGirlposted 10 years ago

    Hi I'm Sara
    mysister was having aboy cat and she named it MEME , but my brother and father didn't like it their excuse was it's become little big (grow up) & it's derty .........and they sold it .. & we (I & my 5 sisters) cryed so much because we like MEME alot .
    I wish you name your cat MEME smile           
    your cat look so much like my sister's cat..

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    wanger55posted 10 years ago

    How about Speedett?

  16. Guru-C profile image78
    Guru-Cposted 10 years ago

    How about Daisy, short for Lazy Daisy?

  17. Krista 07 profile image62
    Krista 07posted 10 years ago

    Thanks for all the great names!!!!!!!!!

    1. trakker14 profile image55
      trakker14posted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Is the kitten picture  one of your own?  I love Ragdolls, they are marked so beautiful.

  18. jimmythejock profile image86
    jimmythejockposted 10 years ago

    have you chosen a name yet? Krista, I am sure everyone is gasping to know.....jimmy

  19. djtphn1 profile image82
    djtphn1posted 10 years ago

    Ok, you got me, what is a sloth?

  20. Jerrico Usher profile image57
    Jerrico Usherposted 10 years ago

    lol glad someone else didnt know, what exactly is a sloth, not that I couldnt look it up on google (and land on hub about it LOL) sorry just trying to make someone laugh..


    hey Jerrico is a wonderful name for a sloth! yea. (seriousely)

  21. malabikajay profile image58
    malabikajayposted 10 years ago

    u can try with Chickoo!!!

  22. d mitchell profile image75
    d mitchellposted 10 years ago

    hmmmm... a sloth.  How about:

    Slow Boat

    Where does one get a pet sloth?  I need me one.

  23. Earth Angel profile image75
    Earth Angelposted 10 years ago

    Okay, so it's Sunday evening and I'm catching up on computer work and I am waiting patiently for the new name and arrival date of your sloth!!?? I so need to get a life!! Blessings, Earth Angel!!

  24. Whitney05 profile image84
    Whitney05posted 10 years ago

    Yes, Krista did you choose a name?

  25. webismine profile image60
    webismineposted 10 years ago
  26. freepsychic profile image46
    freepsychicposted 10 years ago

    how bout sloppy the slothy? would you like a pet psychic reading? visit hub freepsychic.

  27. freepsychic profile image46
    freepsychicposted 10 years ago

    here's another gem from the '80's: How bout trippendiculess?  tri, like 3, get it?  '80's geek humor.

  28. Francis Moran profile image51
    Francis Moranposted 10 years ago

    hmmmm how about RAPIDO?

    it's spanish speedy (lol, get it???)

    have fun with your pet and go give him a hug for me!

    do have a nice day.

  29. Theophanes profile image97
    Theophanesposted 10 years ago

    I like naming things after words that may be a joke/pun. Slugabed would be amusing for a sloth.. That or Nitro if you want to go with irony...

  30. jessdoit profile image52
    jessdoitposted 10 years ago

    How about " Molasses ", Sloth,s move as slow as molasses, re: thick brown syrup, that pours very slowly.

  31. Betty Jo Petty profile image59
    Betty Jo Pettyposted 10 years ago

    I'm guessing by now the sloth has a name.  I can't remember the name of the sloth in Ice Age,.

    How about Ziggy (just different) or Speedy?  Ziggy sounds more like a lizard name, maybe.

  32. stephhicks68 profile image86
    stephhicks68posted 10 years ago

    What a great thread!  Inquiring minds want to know if you've chosen a name!  And, yes, I want to know too - where DO you get a pet sloth?  Where do you keep it?  Interesting....

    I like the suggestions based on "speed" or lack thereof.  Don't sloths sleep in trees, hanging upside down?  How about "Topsy"  (for topsy-turvey)?

    Good luck - we want to see photos!


  33. Princessa profile image86
    Princessaposted 10 years ago

    Did you name it yet?

  34. Misha profile image74
    Mishaposted 10 years ago

    I guess long ago. Thread is two months old big_smile

    1. Princessa profile image86
      Princessaposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      lol    guess I need to buy a calander and actually look at it.  It reminds me last year when I drove for an hour to see a concert that was programmed for a month later smile

  35. Beth Berry profile image50
    Beth Berryposted 10 years ago

    I suggest Speedy or Lightening

  36. Caryl Oliver profile image58
    Caryl Oliverposted 10 years ago

    I have read the whole thread and still need to know:

    Did the Sloth arrive?
    What did it get called? (it's not like you need a name you can call out in the park, is it?)
    How is it? (living comfortably under the couch or in a mansion in the yard?)
    What tricks have you taught it so far? (rush out and alert you just as visitors are leaving?)

  37. peachtron profile image61
    peachtronposted 10 years ago

    OMG a sloth?  They are the most adorable animals ever.  You probably named her by now, but I've always been fond of Margot.