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Capybara

WATCH: This Capybara Lives A Dog's Life Despite Being A Rodent

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.22.2013 | Weird News

Some people are into dogs, others cats, but Melanie Typaldos is what you would call a "capybara person." A capybara is the largest species of roden...

LOOK: Meet Garibaldi, A Giant Rodent Who Loves To Cuddle

Posted 06.20.2013 | Good News

By Angela Lutz, Catster The first time I saw a picture of a capybara, I felt like I'd just found out unicorns are real. It seemed too good to be...

'My Crazy Obsession' Finale: Melanie's Giant Pet Rodent

Posted 05.28.2012 | TV

The accompanying photo may look like an optical illusion, or a Photoshop job, but it's not. That's Melanie Typaldos and her 100-pound pet capybara Gar...

The Dog Walkers Of Buenos Aires

Peter Mandel | Posted 04.20.2012 | Travel
Peter Mandel

The display of leashes looks like high-end stuff. There is not only leather but carpincho -- the tanned hide of a capybara -- something I would like for a belt.

In The Jungle With PeruNature's Kurt Holle

Wendy Diamond | Posted 03.20.2012 | Travel
Wendy Diamond

Kurt Holle, who owns Rainforest Expeditions, has continued to break ground in the world of travel with a variety of travel opportunities geared to create incentives for conservation.

2011 Year-End Video Performance Review

Michael Vazquez | Posted 02.20.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Vazquez

This is not a year-end list -- the headline says it all -- herewith, two dozen filmed performances.

WATCH: Capybara Spotted In California

Posted 10.17.2011 | Green

California has sunshine, beaches and ... capybaras? On July 22, Nick Kamp, a wastewater operator, reported spotting a capybara at the Paso Robles ...

WATCH: Capybara Loves Taking A Hot Shower

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The capybara is the largest living rodent in the world, but don't let that freak you out into thinking it's something creepy crawly, and not incredibl...

PHOTOS: 50 Cent's Dog, Fugitive Monkey And 5 Other Popular Plants And Animals On Social Media

The Huffington Post | Alden Wicker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

While you're tweeting out to your 25 followers your well-crafted 140 characters, there's a squirrel with 20,000 followers who tweets monosyllabic thou...

PHOTOS: 100 lb Rat, Foot-Long Centipede And Other Oversized Animals

Huffington Post | Alden Wicker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Just as there are animals out there with adorable mini versions of themselves, there are also gigantic species that boggle the mind. Some are inno...