Houston Zoo Welcomes 2 New Capybara Pups and Names Them After Popular Encanto Characters
You'll get the latest updates on this topic in your browser notifications. According to the zoo's release, the babies were born to first-time mom, Squirt, and dad, Rio, on April 11. The duo is the zoo's third capybara litter in the last 10 years. Shortly after birth, Bruno and Pepa quickly started eating solids and have taken on a semi-aquatic lifestyle which is common for the species. RELATED: Encanto Headed Back to Theaters After Streaming Success and Oscar Nominations Capybaras have webbed feet which help them swim and walk on soft and muddy ground.