Pebbles in the sun
This lovely little otter was playing with a pebble, golden gleaming, sunlit. Just like our cats at home. At ease, dappled in the rays of beautiful day. I was for a full five minutes before realising the beauty of it on film.
Hope you enjoy it too.
The oriental small-clawed otter , also known as the Asian small-clawed otter, is the smallest otter species in the world, weighing less than 5 kg. It lives in mangrove swamps and freshwater wetlands of Bangladesh, Burma, India, southern China, Taiwan, Laos, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, the Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam. Its paws are a distinctive feature, its claws not extending beyond the fleshy end pads of its partially webbed fingers and toes. This gives it a high degree of manual.. more