Planet Zoo

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The lesser known cousin of the capybara, the lesser capybara, makes a comeback with a complete overhaul!

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This mod has been brought to you by Narwhaler!
Don't forget to visit my profile for more animal mods and leave a comment if you liked it! ;)

• This mod adds the Lesser Capybara (Hydrochoerus isthmius) to the game. A close relative of the capybara, formerly considered a subspecies, found in northern South America and characterized by its smaller size and darker coat.
• Unique models for adult and juvenile.
• Albino variants (5% chance).
• Functional research, zoopedia and UI.
• Functional education infoboard textures.
• Based on the Capybara. Uses its enrichment items. Requires the Wetlands Animal Pack to work.

• English
• Spanish
• French (thanks to Trigger)
• Portuguese (thanks to Nixya)
• German (thanks to [GAMER]FLO)
• Dutch (thanks to Painless/MiepoSniepo)
• Polish (thanks to Dee)

This mod requires ACSE and the Wetlands Animal Pack to work. Make sure you have it installed beforehand!

To install this mod, simply extract the zip and place the extracted folder in the ovldata folder of the game.

IMPORTANT: Before reporting any crashes or issues, try redownloading the mod and make sure it is indeed this mod what is causing the issue and not something else. If you are definitely sure then report the bug.

Enjoy the mod. Cheers!

The mod is available in the following languages:

More languages will be on their way, enjoy!

Known issues: just like the normal capybara mod, the animal will swim sunk the first time you place it in your zoo, reload the game to make it swim normally.