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Baby River Otter Eeps Its Way Through First Check-up

Check-ups aren't any fun, and nobody knows this better than animals, for whom a checkup is an inexplicable nightmare of bright lights, prodding, cold tables, and thermometer sodomy. This baby river otter (his name is Molalla, but let's just go ahead and call him Squibbles) deals with his check-up pretty stoically,… » 3/24/13 1:30pm 3/24/13 1:30pm

Otter Enjoys Stacking Cups Until They Prove Adorably Frustrating

This otter enjoys stacking cups. Really, it enjoys treats, which its handlers cleverly hide in the bottom of three stackable cups. Once the otter uses its comically short arms to align and stack the cups, congratulations are in order, but otters are pretty sharp and this one seems to be waiting for something cooler… » 8/19/12 1:30pm 8/19/12 1:30pm

Tiny Otter Has a Very Adorable Strategy for Beating the Heat

Oh, no big deal, it's just a baby otter covering his eyes as he swims around. We have actually seen this little otter before, and it turns out he's the star of his own movie, Otter 501, about how he was rescued after he got separated from his mother and learned to make his way in the world. Ahh, he's so cute you… » 6/20/12 9:45pm 6/20/12 9:45pm