Giant Rodents Called Capybaras Inhabit Olympic Golf Course in Rio

Posted on August 12, 2016

Giant rodents known as Capybaras are one of the obstacles golfers may face at the 2016 Rio Olympics. They capybaras can reach 150 pounds in weight but they are not considered dangerous.

Golf Digest reports that the animals have become the stars of Olympic golf. The over-sized rodents have been spotted strolling along the golf course like they own it.

There are also caymans and mosquitoes which could potentially be far more problematic. Take a look:

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