This Mussel Is So Delicious!

This Mussel Is So Delicious!

Via Bob Jensen, who writes that this little one “would swim over to his mother and steal a mussel to munch on.”

Protective Sea Otter Mother Holds Her Pup Tightly

Protective Sea Otter Mother Holds Her Pup Tightly

Via frostnip907, who writes:

This sea otter did not want anyone coming anywhere near her adorable baby. Don’t worry, we gave her plenty of space – this is cropped out of a photo taken with a superzoom as we passed by.

Guess What, Human? There Is SO MUCH Tasty Food in This Water!

Guess What, Human? There Is SO MUCH Tasty Food in This Water!

Via the Guardian – and read their article on how sea otters help save the oceans and the water here.

Otter Finds a Cozy, Grassy Nook for a Nap

Otter Finds a Cozy, Grassy Nook for a Nap

Thanks, Tobias! Tobias writes, “I took this photo of a female european otter today at Bavarian Forest National Park in Germany. Shortly after this picture she fell asleep enjoying the warm day (30°C – 86°F).”

Geriatric Sea Otter Gracie Has a New Lease on Life

Geriatric Sea Otter Gracie Has a New Lease on Life

Meet Gracie, the 19-year-old sea otter at Georgia Aquarium! Gracie was rescued in California at only two weeks old and rehabbed and released before needing to be rescued again. She eventually found her forever home in Atlanta where she lived with her sea otter friends in the Georgia Aquarium exhibit. Now at her age, however, she needed to make a lifestyle change. AJC writes:

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