Animals Wildlife 8 Adorable Otter Videos Will Make You Smile By Jaymi Heimbuch Writer California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo Jaymi Heimbuch is a writer and photographer specializing in wildlife conservation. She is the author of The Ethiopian Wolf: Hope at the Edge of Extinction. our editorial process Twitter Twitter Jaymi Heimbuch Updated June 05, 2017 When you're in a sour mood, let the otter bring you back to the sweet side of life. (Photo: S.Cooper Digital/Shutterstock). Share Twitter Pinterest Email Animals Wildlife Pets Animal Rights Endangered Species There is nothing like the adorable antics of otters to cheer you up if you're having a tough day -- or to simply entertain you when you need a mental health break in the mid-afternoon. We've gathered up some super cute videos of river otters and sea otters that are sure to make you giggle. Otter pups bounce and squeak like little rubber toys Who knew they could sound just like bouncing squeaker balls! This group of river otters seem like they're straight out of a cartoon. Otter juggles pebbles The best part is how it keeps grabbing more stones to make sure the juggling stays a challenge! Cute otters chasing a toddler Fun at the aquarium for the animals and the kids. We're sure this game of chase could have gone on for hours. Baby otter enjoys getting tickled! Need we say more?! Sea otter plays basketball to keep in shape This sea otter has a fun way of keeping healthy and young. Combine a ball, a basketball hoop, and some fish treats and you have one athletic otter! Otters at the Smithsonian National Zoo rocking out on a keyboard They may not be the most musically talented bunch, but they go at it with enthusiasm. Cheeky otter explores this couple's jeep Otters are curious and smart, and love to explore. And that includes the interior of tourist cars. This little guy hopped in to have a sniff and stayed for awhile! Orphaned sea otter pup gets adopted This last video will tug at your heart strings, and have you feeling pretty good about the world.