Four capybaras born

Four baby capybaras surprised ungulates staff when they appeared in the South American paddock with mum, Peanut.

baby-capybaras-webKeeper Laura Robbins, said: “It was a bit of a shock as we had a baby capybara born just a few months ago; now he has four brothers and sisters.”   The youngsters, who have not yet been named, are currently settling into the enclosure with the help of dad, Pumpkin, and older brother, Pecan.   CAPTION: Capybara mum, Peanut, with her four new arrivals.