13 Incredibly Popular Stuffed Sloths (Big, Small, Realistic)

I’m not sure how or when sloths became such popular creatures, but nowadays you can find just about anything with sloths on it.

But when it comes to finding a quality, durable, and cuddly stuffed sloth… that can be challenging.

Whether for your kid or for yourself (I promise not to tell!) you’re sure to find one that fits your tastes here.

Most Popular Stuffed Sloths

The stuffed sloths in this category were the most popular across the board. Whether it’s the Winsterch Fluffy Sloth or the Wild Republic Hanging Three-Toed Sloth, these guys (and gals) received the highest ratings.

There’s a sloth here for every budget, and these sloths are guaranteed to delight and perk your child’s curiosity about the natural world. 

Wild Republic Hanging Three-Toed Sloth 

This realistic and provocative-looking hanging sloth measures 30 inches from end to end. This remarkable character is sure to make a fun and thoughtful companion for more imaginative kids.

Machine-washable with ultra-realistic features a step above most plush toys, this toy has high-quality stitching at the limbs and soft, natural fabric. 

  • Dimensions: 5.9 x 3.9 x 17.3 inches
  • Weight: 3.52 ounces
  • Recommended for all ages

Melissa And Doug Sloth

Your child can carry this compact and life-like sloth around the same way your child would have a natural pet. Weighing in at one pound, this sloth is super-cute and durable besides.

The sloth’s hands clasp together to adjust into several fun positions. This sloth features realistic markings and soft, premium-grade fur. 

  • Dimensions: 12 x 9 x 15 inches
  • Weight: 1 pound
  • Recommended for ages three and up

Wild Republic Plush Sloth

This little guy will make your kiddo want to climb a tree and spend the day swinging in the branches. Measuring 7 inches from head to toe, this critter can go with your kid to school so your kid can take it in and out of their backpack.

This stuffed sloth is made from high-quality materials and is machine washable. This sloth is sure to make your kid appreciate nature. 

  • Dimensions: 5.5 x 8 x 7 inches
  • Weight: 2.72 ounces 
  • Recommended for all ages

Big Stuffed Sloths 

The stuffed slothes in this category were all on the large side, including one huge contender (see the last one on the list. The sloths on this list are sure to earn a massive smile from the lucky kid who receives them.

These would be an excellent decoration for a bed or a corner; whichever one you choose, you can be sure it will be a conversation starter on playdates.

Shlomo, The Three-Toed Sloth

This eye-popping stuffed sloth has character and charm to spare. As a bonus, it comes with its storybook to add an extra dimension to playtime.

This is another sloth that can hang and hug and adjust into all kinds of super-cool positions. This stuffed sloth is built to last and comes with a 90-day manufacturer warranty. 

  • Dimensions: 18 x 6 x 7.25 inches
  • Weight 0.8 pounds 
  • Recommended for ages three and up 

Pillows Wild Republic Sloth

This stuffed sloth is a member of Wild Republic’s Pillowkins family, meaning that this little guy doubles as both a stuffed sloth at playtime and a pillow at bedtime to help your child dream of swinging in the trees.

This stuffed sloth meets exacting safety standards from a blend of eco-friendly 2-ply cotton fabric. This sloth is educational and cuddly. 

  • Dimensions: 15 x 9 inches
  • Weight: 9.6 ounces 
  • Recommended for all ages 

GUND Roswel Stuffed Sloth

Roswel is a super-realistic stuffed sloth with accurate markings around the eyes and a darker color scheme.

This stuffed sloth has adorable stuffed claws and ultra-plush machine-washable fabric that will rest easy with your kiddos while they sleep.

This stuffed sloth comes to us courtesy of a respected toy manufacturer with exacting standards. 

  • Dimensions: 8 x 8 x15 inches
  • Weight: 7.9 ounces 
  • Recommended for ages 12 months to 5 years

Big Plush Stuffed Sloth (7 Feet)

This cuddly and lovable giant is the most enormous stuffed sloth on the list and might need a room of his very own if you’re going to bring him home.

Measuring in at 84 inches from head to toe, this big guy is covered in soft, beautiful grey fur and features ornate markings around the face and mouth.

This sloth is full of extra-dense polyester stuffing for super softness. 

  • Dimensions: 33 x 45 x 84 inches 
  • Weight: 24 pounds 
  • Recommended for ages 13 and up 

Small Stuffed Sloths 

If you’re looking for something a little more modest, the stuffed sloths in this section of our review are all 4.9 inches and under.

These are a more modest toy; they would make a great stuffer for birthday party gift bags or as a crib-side companion for infants and toddlers.

These are stuffed animals built for the most delicate of companions, sure to bring laughter. 

Manhattan Toy Squeezable Sloth

This little guy has super-soft, extra-long fur that is purple. He’s got exaggerated eyelashes, dimples, and a cute little button nose.

With a memory foam core, this is another deceptively cute toy designed to take a beating.

This stuffed sloth is okay for surface washing and makes a great stocking stuffer or gift bag idea. 

  • Dimensions: 4 x 4 x 4 inches 
  • Weight: 2.72 ounces 
  • Recommended for all ages 

Wild Republic Clipkins Sloth

Another adorable sloth with a whimsical color scheme, this baby-blue fellow is sure to give your kids good dreams and laughs when they wake up in the morning.

An excellent gift bag idea for occasions like baby showers and birthday parties is a cute and modest little stuffed sloth sure to bring joy to whoever receives it.

  • Dimensions: 4.72 x 2.56 x 1.77 inches
  • Weight: 1.13 ounces
  • Recommended for all ages

Mary Meyer Marshmallow Junior Stuffed Sloth

This stuffed sloth lays the cute factor on thick with dense, dark brown fur and nature-inspired facial markings.

The Marshmallow junior is machine washable in cold water on the gentle cycle with air dry, with an ultra-realistic stuffed toy with extra stuffing around the rear end and feet.

This makes the animal extra realistic and fun to carry and cuddle. 

  • Dimensions: 4 x 5 x 9 inches 
  • Weight 3.84 ounces 
  • Recommended for all ages 

Realistic Stuffed Sloths

While many parents go for the cute factor for stuffed sloths, other parents want something more realistic to give to their children.

If you’re going to give your child a gift that is truly awe-inspiring and sure to inspire reverence and an appreciation for the natural world, try one of the ultra-realistic stuffed sloths in this final section of our roundup.

Wild Republic Plush Sloth

This giant, stuffed sloth is so realistic that your kiddos will think you brought one home from the zoo.

With design this realistic, right down to the stuffed claws and realistic facial markings, you’ll instill in your children a love of wildlife and respect for the natural world.

This guy measures 13 inches long from head to foot and is extra soft and cuddly. 

  • Dimensions: 12 x 10 x 13 inches 
  • Weight: 11.2 ounces 
  • Recommended for all ages

Luxe Boutique Aurora Skylar Sloth

This stuffed sloth is sure to turn some heads with its vivid color scheme and bright stuffed claws.

With a slightly distended construction and extra-dense stuffing, this stuffed sloth will brighten up any space.

This is an elegant, whimsical, yet realistic portrayal of a sloth that’s an excellent gift for an older child who’s an animal lover.

  • Dimensions 11 x 6 x 15 inches 
  • Weight: 8.8 ounces 
  • Recommended for all ages 

Wild Republic Cuddlekin Three-Toed Sloth

Last but not least, the Wild Republic Cuddlekin Three-Toed Sloth is another densely stuffed sloth built to pick up, throw around, and play with.

Built to Wild Republic’s exacting standards and inspired by a deep respect for the natural world, this is another stuffed sloth with extra long, super soft fur.

This stuffed sloth would make an excellent companion for any child.

  • Dimensions: 10 x 6 x 2 inches 
  • Weight: 8 ounces
  • Recommended for all ages