We don’t usually post macros or memes on the Daily Otter, but we wanted to share this one. Here’s the original image set:
Thanks to Alan, who writes:
A river otter mother brought her pup to feed at the Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary. The very young otter would start squeaking and urgently looking for its mom every time she dove, then chased her down when she surfaced. The large schools of smelt that gather in Arcata Marsh’s tidal sloughs and saltwater ponds during the warm months make it a popular feeding spot for otters at they fish and forage around Humboldt Bay.
Earlier this month we told you about the otter pup rescued from along an Oregon roadway, who found a new home at the Oregon Zoo. Now the zoo is asking your help in naming him! Choose from the following names, inspired by local waterways:
Cast your votes here!
Photo via Oregon Zoo