North American River Otter #17-262
An orphaned juvenile river otter (17-262) arrived at CROW from Fort Lauderdale on February 7, 2017. The otter was abandoned by its mother and a reintroduction effort was unsuccessful. It will remain at CROW for a few months until it is old enough to be released.
Here is a video from WINK-TV of the otter arriving at CROW .
Learning new skills - Mar 02 2017 10:59 am
The young otter has been enjoying life in the outdoor enclosure. She is learning to hunt live prey items and swimming in all parts of the pool.