The Capybara can be found in various regions of South America and in Panama.
Capybaras eat grasses, fruits and water plants.
Capybaras live near lakes, rivers and streams.
Capybaras are approximately 4 ft. long and can weigh up to 100 pounds.
The pregnancy period of the Capybara lasts about 5 months and the litter consists of about 2 - 8 offspring.
Capybaras have webbed toes which enable it to be a strong swimmer. They can also hide in the water by holding their noses above water and submerging the rest of their bodies below.