Once-Abandoned Otter Celebrates Her 5th Birthday at Aquarium

Playing Once-Orphaned Otter Spends 5th Birthday Getting Spoiled

It was an otter-ly delightful birthday party for Chloe at a California aquarium.

The otter turned 5 in style with a large group of visitors during a birthday celebration Sunday at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach.

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Although it was a happy day, life hasn’t always easy for Chloe. 

She was orphaned, stranded, rescued and deemed non-releasable to the wild before arriving at the aquarium in 2013. 

But life has since turned around for the pup, as she is now thriving. 

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Guests donned birthday hats for the celebration and Chloe ate her favorite foods.

Her otter friends — Brook, Charlie, Betty and Ollie — also joined in on the celebration.