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The National Zoo Gave Their Otters A Keyboard To Play With. It's Fantastic.

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 05.27.2014 | Green

How's this for otterly adorable? The National Zoo recently gave a band of Asian small-clawed river otters an electric keyboard to muck around with,...

LOOK: Orphan Otter Pups Get New Home, Have Best Day Ever

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 05.20.2014 | Green

Two sea otter pups found stranded on California beaches this past winter are settling into their new digs in Oregon this week, and by the looks of thi...

Otter Attacks An Alligator, Then Eats It

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 03.06.2014 | Green

We've all seen the wild photo of a snake eating a crocodile whole by now, but this otter is something else. Story continues below (function(d, s,...

Baby Otter Drinking Milk From A Syringe Is Redefining What It Means To Be Cute

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Zaslow | Posted 11.19.2013 | Good News

Watching this baby otter drink milk from a syringe is truly the most precious thing we've seen in a while. Yes, you heard that right. This tiny ott...

Baby Otters Jumping And Cheering Is The Happiest Thing You'll See Today

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Zaslow | Posted 03.06.2014 | Good News

Baby otters always put a smile on our faces, but the jumping cuties in this video from the Chester Zoo in England are almost too much to handle. A ...

Adorable Otter GIFs Just Ruined Our Entire Afternoon

Robin Wilkey | Posted 10.16.2013 | Good News

Thousands of employees across the country stopped working on Wednesday when PBS Nature unveiled the following GIFs in anticipation of its new show "Sa...

Otter Has Juggling Skillz

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.19.2013 | Green

This otter otter join the circus because he is otterly good at juggling. But he's not the first to show off his skills. Otters everywhere know how...

This Hitchhiking Otter Has A Lot Of Nerve

Posted 09.11.2013 | Green

As hard as these people try to get this pesky otter to move on, he just wants to stay in their car! At one point, he even calls shotgun and makes hims...

Dining Delicacy Is Actually Fighting Water Pollution

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 08.28.2013 | Green

Otters are at their cutest while cracking open crab shells on their stomachs. But according to one recently released study, that's also when they're c...

Otter, At Least You Tried

Posted 07.01.2013 | Comedy

This otter's dedication to recycling is admirable and unintentionally hilarious. Via Tastefully Offensive...

Otter Penis Shrinkage Causes May Be Warning For Males

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 02.27.2013 | Green

Researchers studying over a decade's worth of dead otters in Britain have concluded that pollution is most likely the cause of penis shrinkage in the ...

WATCH: Psychic Otter Makes Super Bowl Prediction

Posted 02.02.2013 | Green

San Francisco fans, rejoice! A clairvoyant New Orleans otter has made her Super Bowl prediction. And if the frolicking animal has her way, the 49e...

Authorities End 'Dumb' Otter Ban

The Santa Cruz Sentinel | Donna Jones | Posted 02.18.2013 | San Francisco

WATSONVILLE -- Federal authorities lifted a quarter-century no-otter zone for the waters off Southern California on Tuesday. The end of the ban south...

Otter Trapping Returns To Illinois After 83 Years

Posted 11.05.2012 | Chicago

Good news, Illinois river otters: You've rallied back from the brink of extinction. Bad news: You can now be legally hunted and slaughtered. Monday...

LOOK: Otter Triplets Are Really, Really Cute

Posted 06.07.2012 | Detroit

Triple the otters, triple the fun! It looks like the Detroit Zoo's first baby river otters born in nearly 50 years are having a great time splashing a...

WATCH: Adorable Roly-Poly Otter Pups At Prospect Park Zoo

Posted 05.18.2012 | New York

This week in "awwwww," watch these three otterly adorable, roly-poly otter pups roll around together in the Prospect Park Zoo. According to the Zoo's ...

LOOK: Sneak Peek At National Zoo's New Otters

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 05.11.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Where there was once two there are now 11. They're still really tiny. The Smithsonian's National Zoo is unveiling its 11 new Asian sm...

PHOTOS: Oakland Zoo Welcomes Baby Otters

Carly Schwartz | Posted 05.30.2012 | San Francisco

Oakland Zoo officials recently allowed the public a sneak peek into a whole new world of adorable when they released images of three baby river otters...

WATCH: Orphaned Sea Otter Pup Rescued

Posted 03.20.2012 | Green

An orphaned sea otter pup named Meshik has a new chance at life thanks to residents of an Alaska town who rescued him from the beach where he was hudd...

PHOTOS: Painfully Cute Baby Otters

Posted 03.08.2012 | Good News

When we saw these photos of baby otters over at Buzzfeed, we knew we had to have them. So we got in touch with the Japanese site -- aptly called Das O...

Otter Sends Worries To A Higher Power In Prayer

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 02.18.2012 | Green

It looks like this otter from the Whipsnade Zoo outside of London had a lot on its mind last week when one photographer snapped a photo where the furr...

WATCH: Otters Chase A Butterfly

Posted 01.09.2012 | Comedy

Otters may not be the first creatures that come to mind when you think of a group chase scene, but that's exactly what happened when this bevy caught ...

6 Deadly, But Adorable Animals

www.cracked.com | David Moye | Posted 10.12.2011 | Weird News

Mother Nature's favorite gag is giving vicious predators the bodies of harmless fuzzballs. Here are some animals that are adorable and deadly....

Otters: The Animals That Get Cuter With Anger (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

It's no secret that otters are adorable, but the younger ones have a knack for looking adorable and angry at the same time. Check out these 11 little ...

Otter Chaos: Otters Frolic In The Snow (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Watching wild animals interact and play in their natural environment never ceases to amaze us. Check out these otters as they frolic in the water and ...