eating arms

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  1. jimmy 22

    jimmy 22 O. bimaculoides Registered

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    hi goys i have a very young brierius. i noticed today tht he has eaten his two front arms. he does eat fiddlers. and all water test are perfect any one know what the problem could be? thanks
     
  2. Animal Mother

    Animal Mother Architeuthis Supporter

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    If you know for fact it has eaten its arms and didn't just lose them then your octopus probably has a pretty serious problem. Use the search feature and look up "Autophagy".
     

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