Female Sea otters carry young on their chest.To keep the baby's safe from predators and to make sure they don't swim away.Females will do anything for their young to protect them . They do it until they are old enough to leave.
Sea otters make homes in kelp forests, but their favorite place is the water.They like to spend most of their time in water then when they are done they go back home in the kelp forest. The next day they go back to the water and they do it over and over and over for their whole life.
Sea otters have long bodies and flat tails. They also clean their fur so the fur doesn't get dirty. They also have big paws with claws that are sharp. They also use them to protect young. They use there claws for catching prey and food.