You are right. This is a capybara. It is the l argest rodent in the world.
Here are a few facts about our new Denver Zoo friend, the capybara. It:
- lives in Central and South America
- eats plants
- can weigh up to 146 lbs. (66 kg.)
- has no tail
- can stay submerged in water up to 5 minutes
Way to go, luvinky!
Photo Credit: Denver Zoo
Way to go, girls!
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