19 - 25 inches long
6.5 - 13 lbs
Rodent chow, guinea pig chow, cucumbers, celery, broccoli, string beans, carrots, butternut squash, peanuts and other mixed nuts
Status: Least Concern
Forests of French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, as well as parts of Venezuela, Columbia and Brazil
Faces of the Rainforest
They can jump up to five feet straight up in the air from a standing position, spin around, land, and dash off in the opposite direction!