They can be as large as dogs as they can grow up to 1.5m in length and weigh around 60kg. 25 13 8. 10 8 0. Any name could work! 14 10 0. Feeling right at home. Use the following guide to help you to be sure that you are. Binomial name. And at only two-weeks old, this tiny rodent can already walk, run and even swim on its own. Due to its dry skin, a capy requires a swimming hole as part of its lifestyle to stay healthy. There's a whole range of critters out there who aren't often named, and also don't make for very great pets. 71 Free photos of Capybara. Whether you want a show capybara or a loving old capybara, bringing a capybara pet into your life will supply you with hours of love. 14 6 5.