Three cute little squeaky otter pups born at a zoo in Cleveland were finally revealed to the world, and they are every bit as adorable as everyone imagined.
The Asian small-clawed pups, with unusual hand-like front paws with minimal webbing, were born in September at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. Their hand-like paws help them forage for crustaceans, mollusks and small fish.
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The critters, which couldn't see for several weeks after birth since they are born with their eyes still closed, needed the time to develop mobility and eventually swim.
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They are indigenous to Asia, and a vulnerable species.
The zoo has seven of the otters with the birth of the three male pups.
The litter was born to proud parents, mom "Bitzy" and dad "Kibble."