Capybara eye sees you.

Capybara eye sees you.

A group of capybaras with a crested caracara in the Brazilian Pantanal.

A group of capybaras with a crested caracara in the Brazilian Pantanal.

And they’re off!
Garibaldi Rous always likes a little run after he gets out of the pool.

And they’re off!

Garibaldi Rous always likes a little run after he gets out of the pool.

We got some rain! The capybara loves it!

We got some rain! The capybara loves it!

Sometimes when you get up in the morning you just want to go back to sleep.

Sometimes when you get up in the morning you just want to go back to sleep.

Garibaldi Rous’ little tongue got confused about which way to go to get the grass.

Garibaldi Rous’ little tongue got confused about which way to go to get the grass.

Capybaras just may have the cutest tongues in the animal kingdom.

Capybaras just may have the cutest tongues in the animal kingdom.

Garibaldi Rous rolling in his pool, the sign of a happy capybara.

Garibaldi Rous rolling in his pool, the sign of a happy capybara.

A capybara barking in the Brazilian Pantanal. It had just avoided a hungry jaguar. You can see more photos and read the story in my blog post, Pantanal Nature Part 3

A capybara barking in the Brazilian Pantanal. It had just avoided a hungry jaguar. You can see more photos and read the story in my blog post, Pantanal Nature Part 3

Meal time for Garibaldi Rous.

Meal time for Garibaldi Rous.

Garibaldi Rous tried to get Juju, a young Boston Terrier, to scratch his back. It didn’t work out.

Garibaldi Rous tried to get Juju, a young Boston Terrier, to scratch his back. It didn’t work out.

Garibaldi Rous in the pool.

Garibaldi Rous in the pool.

Garibaldi Rous snuggling with a Boston Terrier named Juju.

Garibaldi Rous snuggling with a Boston Terrier named Juju.

Three young capybaras in the Brazilian Pantanal.

Three young capybaras in the Brazilian Pantanal.

Yesterday’s photo was of Garibaldi Rous swimming in his beautifully clear pool water. Today you get to see him wallowing in the mud. Afterward I had to hose him off, which he wasn’t too thrilled about.

Yesterday’s photo was of Garibaldi Rous swimming in his beautifully clear pool water. Today you get to see him wallowing in the mud. Afterward I had to hose him off, which he wasn’t too thrilled about.