Fugitive capybara caught on camera in Toronto's High Park

Missing since their escape from a Toronto petting zoo nearly three weeks ago, one of the two missing High Park capybaras appeared for the cameras Friday.

1 of 2 dog-sized rodents that escaped High Park Zoo weeks ago shows off for cameras

After almost three weeks on the lam in High Park, one of Toronto's now world-famous fugitive capybaras was captured on video Friday morning. 0:59

After nearly three weeks on the lam in High Park, one of Toronto's now world-famous fugitive capybaras was captured on video this morning. 

A pair of dog-sized rodents has been roaming the west end park since escaping during a transfer at the park's petting zoo on May 24. 
Bonnie or Clyde capybara was caught on camera going for a swim on Friday morning in Toronto's High Park. (Mike Heenan/CBC)

Sightings of the furry fugitives — dubbed Bonnie and Clyde by their now massive Twitter audience — have increased in recent days.

Friday morning, a CBC News camera captured one of the capybaras in a forested area at the southeast corner of the park, where the rodent proceeded to go for a swim in a catchment pond. 


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