Baby Sea Otter Makes a splash at the Shedd Aquarium!

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This is too cute not to share! Just gives me the warm and fuzzies looking at those sweet pictures.

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[all photos in this post courtesy of Shedd Aquarium/Brenna Hernandez]

Well, well, who do we have here? This little cutie-pie baby sea otter is the latest addition to call Chicago’s, “Shedd Aquarium” her new home; her journey to arrive at the Shedd is remarkable.

At approximately one week old, weighing a mere two pounds (and that is probably “soaking wet”), this tiny sea otter was found on Coastways Beach in California.  A local resident taking an early evening stroll heard the cries of this dear little soul.  The good Samaritan immediately notified authorities; however, due to impending nightfall, no rescue could take place until the next morning, given the sea otter pup’s remote location.

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It was determined that she was orphaned; as such, she needed immediate care and nutrition.  The Monterey Bay Aquarium initially took the pup into its fold, where it houses a special, “Sea Otter Program”.  This program…

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In Which I Make a Brief “Appearance”

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Some of you may have noticed my lack of posts these past few weeks. Between my job (yes – I am still employed), a quick, necessary trip and my M.E., I have not had the energy to read any of the blogs I follow. And I have missed you all.

I am still not up to par, but hope to do more this weekend (besides staying in bed!) To show good intent, this evening I leave you a cute video (cat, of course! 😀 ) which made me smile. Hopefully, it does the same for you!

Till next time!

From the kat’s point of view:

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Our veterans deserve a laugh today – and so does everyone! More kitty kalamity for your pleasure!

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We kats have our own point of view on everything. Here’s a few examples fur you of how we kats think about different things.
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I do this at least once a day- to keep those pesky neighbors from getting big- headed.
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Beautiful and tasty snacks….

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A kat after my own heart…..

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Every kat’s purrfessional opinion……

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What every hungry kat is really thinking….

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I’ve never been able to get the human to call me “Death Machine” (yet) – but she will soon….. Believe me! MWAHAHAHAHA!

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Purrsonally, I prefer Claw and Order…..

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I don’t know why dogs even exist…

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The human dId that to me just ONCE….

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Poor kat. Only 16 hours of sleep a day is just plain ABUSE!

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HENCE MY NEW NICKNAME… “DEATH MACHINE!”

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Okay, maybe there is ONE good reason dogs exist…

⇨ photos from Pinterest ⇦

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