Animal Facts – Unlike most other marine mammals, sea otters commonly drink sea water. Although most of the animal’s water needs are met through the consumption of prey, it’s large kidneys allow it to extract fresh water from sea water.

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Source: Animal Facts – Unlike most other marine mammals, sea otters commonly drink sea water. Although most of the animal’s water needs are met through the consumption of prey, it’s large kidneys allow it to extract fresh water from sea water.

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