The AMAZING KINKAJOU
by Elli Witte
Weighs 3-10 pounds
16-24 inches long
The tail is 16-24 inches
Large Eyes and Small Ears
Their tongues can extend 5 inches
The Kinkajou primarily lives in Central and South America
Let's Learn About the Kinkajou
The Kinkajou is a nocturnal animal and goes out at night.
Some people keep kinkajous as exotic pets!
They use their long, strong tails to help them climb!
The word Kinkajou means "Honey Bear". They are called this because of their very long tongue. They use the tongue to get honey and nectar from plants and flowers.