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15 fascinating facts about otters

By: Jaymi Heimbuch on Jan. 21, 2020, 2:18 p.m.
A baby river otter.

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Family names

Baby animals have all sorts of different names depending on the species. Any guesses on what a baby otter is called?

Baby otters are called pups. Though they can also be called kits or kittens. Either way, they are definitely called adorable.