Three very cute dwarf otters waiting to be fed with little pieces of meat. Notice that the one in the middle one is sticking the tongue. Yes, I'm a tongue photographer!) Picture taken in the Rheintal zoo.
Otter medicine - mastery of the elements of Water and Earth, energy healing. To be one with Spirit and all of creation.Otter coiled in a ring - healing and return to wholeness.Otters have a pouch (where they can keep their favorite rock).
Even though River Otters are not listed as Endangered species, their range has been greatly reduced over the years by habitat destruction and they are vulnerable to pollution and toxins in the environment. Basically these animals are endangered too!