Harry Forshaw's picture

Mammal entering pond

Observed: 4th July 2012 By: Harry ForshawHarry Forshaw’s reputation in Mammals
Mammal entering pond
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which European Otter (Lutra lutra) interacts


ktmartin's picture

Too big for a mink.

I'd expect a mink to be smaller than this and the tail would be 'bushier'. The whole back end of the mammal is an otter shape.

the naturalist man's picture


Definitely otter, as mentioned above the sleek tail and arched rear end are the clues here.

Graham Banwell

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