62: Sea Otters — Notebook from the North

Ever wondered what is scientifically the fluffiest animal? It’s this week’s animal spotlight, the sea otter! These balls of fluff are known best for being, quite frankly, adorable, but they are also pretty clever, and have had to show a lot of resilience. In this plog we will be looking at their clever behaviours, their […]

62: Sea Otters — Notebook from the North

Sea Otters From Monterey Bay Aquarium Adopt Orphaned Pups, Raise Them to Be Wild — KTLA

Rosa and Selka get lots of attention in their starring roles at the public daily feedings at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, especially during Sea Otter Awareness Week. Sea otter Rosa swims in the sea otter exhibit. (Credit: Monterey Bay Aquarium) But some of their most important work is behind the scenes, serving as foster moms…

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Orphaned Sea Otter Pup That Was Rescued in Alaska Now Getting Care at SeaWorld San Diego — KTLA

An orphaned northern sea otter pup rescued from Alaska last month has been taken to Southern California for treatment at SeaWorld San Diego, park officials said Wednesday. Cinder, now 5 weeks old, was stranded against rocks near Homer, Alaska, when she was discovered on Aug. 18, according to a SeaWorld news release. At the time,…

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