Easter Treats for the Monterey Otters

Icy delights with a springtime theme made for a picture-ready moment.

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The otters of the Monterey Bay Aquarium received some icy eggs just in time for Easter.
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The otters of the Monterey Bay Aquarium received some icy eggs just in time for Easter.
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Aquarium staffers make the many-hued ice treats via multi-shapes ice trays, balloons, and water in several different colors.
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The treats are frozen in their molds and balloons before being delivered to the aquarium's resident otters.
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Chopped and blended clams serve as decorations for the frozen goodies.
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The otters do not shy away from their seasonal yummies but rather dig in (otter-style, of course).
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The Monterey Bay Aquarium otters receive cold snacks for many of the major holidays, including Easter.
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You can see the otters, with or without treats, on the Monterey Bay Aquarium's Otter Cam or in person at the Cannery Row-based institution. There are feedings a few times a day, too, so otter aficionados should definitely add that to their day out at the aquarium.
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