Family home transformed into tropical rainforest for pet sloth

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A mum-of-three and her teacher husband from Wisconsin in the United States have built a tropical rainforest in their home - for their pet sloth, Enzo.

Jenni and Terry Koenig's spare bedroom has been transformed into a paradise for the tree-dwelling animal, which was bred in captivity.

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A baby sloth looks out of a bucket during the official weighing at the zoo in Halle (Saale), central Germany, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. The baby, whose gender is not yet known, was born on Sept. 5, 2017, and weighs 586 grams. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)
Rica, a Linne's two-toed Sloth, in the new 'Energy for Life' Tropical House at Marwell Zoo in Hampshire before the public opening on Monday, March 26.
EMBARGOED TO 0001 FRIDAY APRIL 6 Previously unissued photo dated 04/04/12 of a two toed Sloth investigating an Easter Egg shaped feeder at London Zoo, in central London.
A two-toed sloth clings to a pipe in Rainforest Life at ZSL (Zoological Society of London) London Zoo, a living rainforest, built inside a giant bio-dome, which will be a giant breeding facility for free-roaming monkeys, sloths, tree anteaters and birds.
A Sloth at London Zoo's Clore Rainforest environment. Animals at the exhibit are encouraged to search for their food to stimulate their natural behaviours.
London Zoo showed off it's newest attraction, a female Sloth Bear cub. Not yet named, it was born on 4th February 2001, it is almost six months old and weighs about 8-10 kilos. The mother Lanka and her cub, are natives of Sri Lanka and the Indian sub-Continent. *London Zoo is the only place you can see this endangered species in the UK, and the birth is a huge boost to the Breeding Programme (EEP).
One of the sloth bear twins born in 2018 is seen inside an esclosure at the Singapore Zoo on February 22, 2019. - The Singapore Zoo presented the baby animals bred in captivity and many from endangered species on February 22. (Photo by Roslan RAHMAN / AFP) (Photo credit should read ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP/Getty Images)
CHONGQING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 05: A sloth looks at food from a red packet at a themed park during the Chinese New Year on February 5, 2019 in Chongqing, China. Breeders prepared red packets containing food for animals at a park in Chongqing to celebrate Chinese Lunar New Year, the Year of the Pig, which falls on February 5 this year. (Photo by Wang Chengjie/VCG via Getty Images)
SAN ANTONIO, TX - NOVEMBER 10: Kiwi the sloth attends Celebrity Fan Fest at the JW Marriott San Antonio on November 10, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas. (Photo by Rick Kern/WireImage)
MARSHALL, NC - MAY 11: A sloth is viewed at an exotic animal and wildlife rescue center on May 11, 2018 in Marshall, North Carolina. Animal control officers throughout the Southern states are experiencing a rise in the importation and abandonment of wildlife as well as domestic pets. (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images)
MARSHALL, NC - MAY 11: A sloth is viewed at an exotic animal and wildlife rescue center on May 11, 2018 in Marshall, North Carolina. Animal control officers throughout the Southern states are experiencing a rise in the importation and abandonment of wildlife as well as domestic pets. (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images)
Cathy Schlott, the curator for behavioral management and education for thr National Aviary in Pittsburgh holds the three-month-old Linnaeus's two-toed sloth the Aviary acquired for education and interactive encounters during a news conference at the Allegheny County airport after it arrived on a private jet Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, in West Mifflin, Pa. The animal is most closely related to anteaters and armadillos and is now 10 inches long and weighs about two pounds. Adults weigh between 15 and 20 pounds. The National Aviary plans to have him featured in the window of the Avian Care Center starting on Feb. 12, 2016 for a limited time. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
A sloth enjoys a warm lamp on a winters day at the zoo in Dortmund, western Germany, Monday, Jan. 9, 2012. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
In this photo taken Aug. 14, 2010, a sloth rests at the banks of the Blommestein Lake, about 100 miles south of Paramaribo, Suriname. Thanks to record gold prices, hundreds of small-scale mining operations are proliferating along the northeastern shoulder of South America, tearing up trees and poisoning creeks with mercury. (AP Photo/Andres Leighton)
A baby linne's two-toed sloth relaxes at Chiba Zoological Park near Tokyo Saturday, Oct. 11, 2008. (AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye)
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The couple has three children and the whole family adores the mammal.

Among other unusual pets at the house are sugar gliders, a hedgehog and giant Flemish rabbits.

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