How much do you know about otters? Take Newsround's quiz to find out!
1.) Question 1
Which type of animal is an otter?
- A reptile
- A mammal
- A fish
2.) Question 2
How many different species of otter are there?
3.) Question 3
* nosed otter
4.) Question 4
At what age can otters start to swim?
- 1 month
- 2 months
- 3 months
5.) Question 5
What is an otters favourite snack?
6.) Question 6
Smooth * otter
7.) Question 7
What is a baby otter called?
- A kitten
- A pup
- A calf
8.) Question 8
What are a group of otters called?
- A family
- A party
- A herd
9.) Question 9
Spotted * otter
10.) Question 10
How long can an otter swim underwater for?
- 4 minutes
- 14 minutes
- 40 seconds
- Otters are mammals but they love to be in the water!
- Experts reckon that there are 12 different types of otter so you can see them almost everywhere around the world!
- Hairy nosed otters are one of the rarest species of the creature!
- Otters can swim after they are only 2 months old!
- Otters love to feast on fish, and occasionally the odd frog!
- Smooth coated otters are only found in India and Southeast Asia.
- A baby otter is called a pup or a whelp!
- A group of otters are normally called a family or sometimes a raft!
- Spotted necked otters can only be found in a few countries in the south west of Africa!
- Otters can hold their breath underwater for up to four minutes!
0 - 3 : Oh no!
4 - 6 : Not too bad...
7 - 10 : Otterly brilliant!