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    [Octopus]: Abdopus aculeatus journal

    Hello, I’ve recently posted a thread about my octopus breathing abnormally, but now that’s cleared(taps on wood) I think I will start a journal about my tiny Friend, today I have given her/him their first enrichment activity. I use a one use syringe and put some frozen shrimp in it and put it...
  2. OctopusChan

    HELP PLEASE!

    This wound,I have nothing to do with it. I fed some tetracycline but it seems doesn't work. I have kept this common octopus for over 2 months. Now I keep changing some water daily. Do you know how this wound start and why? what can I do more to save my octopus? Appreciate first.
  3. OctopusChan

    Latest updating of my Common Octopus

    I noticed Oct Paul is an vulgaris too ? They look the same. During the 30 days my oct have gained about 20% on weight. He really eats a lot.Even 13 crabs in 2 days once. As the system of my tank is not strong enough. NO3 and PO4 may become a problem.
  4. Oakes_903

    Introducing myself and my new octo

    My name is Dylan and I finally was able to add a Mimic octo to my tank just a few days ago! Decided to name him Chris lol. Just today I picked up a few mega blocks for him to play with and I came across a baby bottle washing basket for him to crawl through and hang out in. Any tips in general...
  5. Tui Allen

    My first Octopus Fiction

    I write fiction about marine creatures and publish it to help improve human understanding and respect for marine life, while also entertaining the reader. My dolphin novel was very successful worldwide (and had some octopuses in it), but it's success was partly because I asked a dolphin...
  6. Octopus Definition

    Octopus Definition

    oc·to·pus Pronunciation: 'äk-t&-p&s, -"pus Function: noun Inflected Form(s): plural -pus·es or oc·to·pi /-"pI/ Etymology: New Latin Octopod-, Octopus, from Greek oktOpous Date: 1758 1 : any of a genus (Octopus) of cephalopod mollusks that have eight muscular arms equipped with...
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    Another post, still no answer

    Hey guys, so I've been searching for WEEKS without any luck as to how to get an octopus in Canada. Is there any Canadian stores that would special order them for me? I wanted bimacs initially but I heard they're rare in the hobby now so I'll be fine with anything (as long as it isn't an...
  8. F

    New Aquarium Build

    Hey everyone so I'm definitely not new to theaquarium hobbby but I have never owned a octopus before and I want to start off with a bimac. I managed to get a 75 gallon tank, with a stand online for 100$ (massive steal) but I have a few questions. It's hard to find any information if at all...
  9. gjbarord

    Central Campus: Wunderful Wunderpuses!

    Hello Ceph Folks! This year, we had the opportunity to setup TWO new exhibits featuring the wunderpus, Wunderpus photogenicus. One exhibit was designed as a shallow water exhibit with rocky outcrops and live mangroves. The other was deeper, with more rock structure for habitat and large shells...
  10. TheSquidLord56

    Land-Walking Cephalopods

    So I'm guessing most of us know octopuses can crawl out of water and crawl from time to time. I just found an awesome video demonstrating this behavior from Australia: My question/thought experiment is this: Could this evolve into an amphibious cephalopod? I'm sure you guys have heard the...
  11. J

    Looking for octopus owners or resources

    Hi all! I have a bit of an odd question and you seem like the group who might have the best information/resources. I'm currently participating in a week long, international scavenger hunt that benefits the charity Random Acts. (You can see all about it at Gish) We have 200 random tasks to...
  12. O

    where am I likely to find somewhere selling an octopus in the uk?

    looking for one and i phoned someone up asking and I wasn't aware they are seasonal. that being said though we have a lot of fish and every time we got to get some more if some die etc. I never see any.
  13. Toshi exotic aquaculture

    Octopus eggs

    Hi all, Our octopus layed some eggs. Not sure if they should be on the bottom of the tank. Also we have a anthias in the tank too. Should I remove it? Any ideas will be appreciated Toshi
  14. Zeke_Morgan

    New Cephalopod Documentary

    Dear TONMO community, I'm new here so I hope this is the right place to post this message. My name is Zeke Morgan and I am a filmmaker. I have just started working on a new project about the beautiful and incredible cephalopods. In developing this project I am hoping to speak to some european...
  15. Bronze octopus coffee table forsale

    Bronze octopus coffee table forsale

    'Cephalopod' Please contact for availability and pricing Bronze octopus coffee table dimensions: 17 1/2" H x 36" round glass. Approximately 90 lbs. without glass. Ships worldwide from San...
  16. In the works

    In the works

    Little bit closer look at one of several new octopus bronzes I am currently creating in the studio.
  17. NEW!!! Bronze octopus sculpture in the works

    NEW!!! Bronze octopus sculpture in the works

    Here is one of several new sculptures I am currently sculpting in my studio. Ask about pricing and availability.
  18. NEW bronze octopus sculptures!

    NEW bronze octopus sculptures!

    One of several new octopus sculptures I am currently designing... Ask about pricing
  19. NEW bronze octopus in the works!

    NEW bronze octopus in the works!

    One of several new octopus bronzes I am currently creating. This one has been ridesharing with me to the studio!
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