eggs of octo

moron_aaron

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hi peeps erm my octopus i bought about 2 weeks aga juz laid eggs...wad should i do? how high is the chances of the eggs being fertile? :confused:
 

Adiver

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From what i can tell probly a lesser chance of them being fertile and more of a chance that your octo will die. Make sure she eats! but congrats on getting the octo and her having eggs! be careful!
 

Nancy

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The octopus you bought must have been an adult, so there is a chance of the eggs being fertile. Your octo will take care of the eggs - she probably won't live more than another month or two. Be sure to offer her food - make sure you give it to her, because most likely she won't leave her eggs to hunt for food.

Nancy
 

moron_aaron

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yes i did try even to tempt her rite in front of her cave but she does not come out...and shes becoming weaker by the day....
 

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