Maras are monogamous with the male following the female everywhere!

These are very special rodents that live in the desert scrublands of Argentina.

They are herbivorous and monogamous. Under human care, they can live up to 15 years, and they give birth to 1-2 cubs after a 100-day gestation.

Their length is 60-80 cm and their weight is 7-9 kg.