Tag: Rodents

  • All about Capybara as Pets- Diet, Lifespan, Habitat and Facts

    All about Capybara as Pets- Diet, Lifespan, Habitat and Facts

    If you think you are cool-headed, the capybaras are here to challenge you. Capybaras are the world’s largest rodents. Apart from their scientific name, Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris, they have several synonyms. A capybara is also known as a water hog, a large rodent, and nature’s ottoman. A group of capybaras is a herd.  Diet of Capybaras: […]

  • Is an Agouti Related to a Squirrel? Agoutis as pets? Read Here!

    Is an Agouti Related to a Squirrel? Agoutis as pets? Read Here!

    Think of an Agouti rodent. I mean imagine! But a rodent, with shiny sometimes stinky fur. Along with very small ears. And a big rump. Are you still with me? So that is what an agouti looks like! Now, to check if your imagination matched the description, here’s an image: Were you close or were […]