Do Otters Lay Eggs?

Do Otters Lay Eggs?

Wild animals can be very successful at breeding. Otters are sort of good at that.  Often confused for beavers, minks, and muskrats, otters are soft and cuddly animals often found around water.  There is some confusion when it comes to the way otters reproduce. Some say that otters hatch, while others claim that otters give…

Are Otters Rodents?

Are Otters Rodents?

People love otters. They hold hands when they sleep. They look soft and cuddly. They juggle rocks. Baby otters raised in captivity squeak when introduced to water for the first time.  However, there’s some confusion out there about whether otters are rodents, and which animal family the otters fall into. In this post, we’ll address…