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A sea lion at the Shedd Aquarium. (Credit: Mike Krauser/WBBM Newsradio)

Shedd Aquarium Debuts Two New Sea Lions

The Shedd Aquarium showed off two new sea lions on Wednesday – one with a reputation as a greedy crook, the other a blind gunshot victim.

WBBM Newsradio–01/16/2013

Otis the Sea Lion was ill with cancer and was euthanized at the Shedd Aquarium. (Shedd Aquarium)

Shedd Euthanizes Terminally Ill Sea Lion

The Shedd had rescued the sea lion, named Otis, in 2009 as the government wanted to kill dozens of them to save the endangered chinook salmon on the Bonneville Dam.

03/02/2012