The other day reporter Caitlin Esch visited the Oakland Zoo to get the lowdown on the recent birth of two baby North American River Otters. While there, she took some video of the momma and poppa otters.

But this a.m., an email from Caitlin with a message to make any blogger’s heart sing: “The link to the updated video, complete with footage of baby otters…”

Are you listening, Internet? I said footage of baby otters.

  • Eric Westby

    How adorable. But what’s he doing at :47? Dancing?

    Or [ahem] following the call of nature? If the latter, forget I asked.

    • Jon Brooks

      That possibility crossed my mind as well. Thanks for making me think about it all over.


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks writes mostly on film for KQED Arts. He is also an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix. Jon is a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S.

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