The case for otters: * You can use them to write 'otterly' great puns * In the film 'Tarka The Otter' they were voiced by the world's greatest raconteur, Peter Ustinov * They're as clever as monkeys, and will use rocks as crude tools to smash open tasty crabs.
If you search for "badgers" on Google, five out of the ten links on the first page of results are now for copies of Jonti's badger animation. Now, that is success. Imagine the power of owning the word badger? The other badger websites must be furious. Anyways, here's a charming picture of a couple of young badgers.