Do Otters Mate for Life?

Yes, some species of otters do mate for life.

Polygamous   or Monogamous?

Only a few species like the Sea Otter have multiple partners and do not mate for life.

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Do Otters Bond?

Yes, otters bond. In some species of otters, the bonds become stronger as they play together.

How Many Pups Does an Otter Usually Have?

Freshwater otters can have 1-3 pups in their litter. Giant and River Otter litters contain as many as five pups.

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Fun Facts About Otters' Mating Practices and Gestation

Male River Otters will approach females until they find the one that accepts them.