Otters

Otters Aren't Just Adorable, They Matter to Human Health

Jason Tetro | Posted 06.21.2014 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

2012-05-28-GermGuyBanner.jpg Otters have a link to humans. They can help us identify public health problems related to pollution and infections. Though they live a different lifestyle than us, their mammalian nature allows the opportunity to study what could happen to us as our world changes.

Sonar and Whales Are a Deadly Mix

David Suzuki | Posted 04.29.2013 | Canada
David Suzuki

Human-caused noise pollution harms whales, leading to death, stranding, temporary and permanent hearing loss and hemorrhaging around the brain, ears and other tissues. Sonar used in naval training is a major cause of these debilitating and often deadly injuries to whales and other aquatic animals. With their sensitive hearing, marine mammals are particularly vulnerable.

WATCH: Adorable Otters At Zoo Chase Little Girl

2 For Couples | Posted 04.18.2012 | Canada Living

Otters love to play, too. Even with humans. Evidence of that is found in this cute little video as they chase after a little girl at Philade...