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Alaska Killer Whales Vs. Witty Otter

Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, wildanimals, wildlife, sadness )

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In this extraordinary video filmed by my friend Dusty Harpole while he was out adventuring with Dave Keller this past week in Tutka Bay, Alaska, a mother otter avoids getting eaten by a group of killer whales by jumping on the back of a boat ...

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aj E. (165)
Monday November 5, 2012, 6:23 pm
smart mamma.

Veronique L. (215)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 4:58 am
Very clever!

Leslene Dunn (74)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 5:11 am
Very clever and cute.

Frans Badenhorst (560)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 5:27 am
they are all so clever hey?

Donna Hamilton (152)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 6:02 am
She seems to be calling and looking for her baby at the end - heartbreaking! I'm so glad she survived, though. Thanks for posting.

Anne W. (11)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 6:52 am
It's nature - but heartrending all the same.... She is a clever girl, but how sad to have lost her little one.

Christine Stewart (133)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 3:44 pm
Shedding tears for the mama's plaintive wails for her lost baby- but at least she got away herself due to her intelligence and the kindness of the guys in the boat.

Marie W. (67)
Tuesday November 6, 2012, 8:51 pm
If the men were the ones being chased by the orcas...?
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