Speed Reads


Watch the Chicago Shedd Aquarium's adorable sea otter pup make a splash

An orphaned sea otter pup is wasting no time learning "how to be an otter," thanks to Chicago's Shedd Aquarium. The animal care experts assigned to the pup say she is making good progress after being found nearly dead on a California beach several weeks ago.

In The Associated Press video below, watch the adorable pup take a dive, make some noise, and paddle to her heart's content. --Sarah Eberspacher