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Otter Attack Caught On Film In Florida (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post   First Posted: 11/30/10 12:44 PM ET Updated: 05/25/11 07:15 PM ET

Things are getting dicey in Palm Beach County, Florida, where otters have attacked people in three separate incidents, one of which was caught on tape as seen in this video from CNN.

Usually otters do not attack people unless it is a mother protecting her babies, or the animal has rabies, but it is unclear why in the video the otter came after the person filming, who ran away screaming.

Animal control officials are warning people to stay away from the otters.

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