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Otter Cam at Zoo!

A camera is watching their every move - and now you can too...
 
Those moves we're talking about are being made by the three river otter pups that were born at the Binghamton Zoo five and a half weeks ago.

They are beginning to open their eyes, and are moving around under the watchful eyes of their mother.

Soon, they're expected to begin a thorough exploration of  their surroundings-- all of which can be viewed by the public thanks to a special monitor provided by Sentry Alarms:

"Part of our education mission is seeing, and I think that more we can allow and enable the public to see these creatures in a variety of behaviors and habitats, I think the better the educational process is," said Steve Contento, the director of Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park.
 
The pups, born to mother Eliane and father Leroy now have names--chosen from 1,600 hundred entries from the public.
The names are Arya, Edgar, and Ottawa.

To find out about the otter viewings and to stay up to date with pictures and videos, visit rossparkzoo.com.

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