Otter pups now on view at Columbus zoo

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POWELL, OH (WCMH) — Five otter pups born at the Columbus Zoo earlier this year are now on display most days. 

According to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, the three male and two female Asian small-clawed otters are now on view most days until early afternoon. 

The pups were born in January of this year. 

The mother, Peanut, was born in 2014 and came to the Columbus Zoo in April of 2017. The father, Gus, was born in 2008 and came to the Columbus Zoo in 2014.

The pups and their parents can be seen playing in their outdoor pool at the Australia section of the zoo, in the island loop portion

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