Eyes screwed close, paws caught together, he searches for all the world as though he is imploring.
What's more, if this otter was in reality putting in an exceptional demand to his producer, it wasn't much sooner than it was replied – fit as a fiddle of a heavenly fish nibble which he quickly finished.
The appreciative creature then seemed to offer much obliged – with a high five. The "arguing" otter was shot at Wildlands Enterprise Stop in Emmen, Holland, where – a long way from going hungry – he is encouraged five times each day.
Zookeeper Marisca Kuyper said the saucy stream warm blooded animal simply cherished eating, and not simply angle.
He has chicken for breakfast, snacks amid the day of fish, crab, shrimps and snails, and mouse or rodent for supper.
The creature, a four-year-old Asian little tore otter, does not have a name and lives with his family in an exceptionally outlined spring.
'He's exceptionally perky and shrewd,' Marisca said.