GIANT PACIFIC OCTOPUS GIVES BIRTH AT SIDNEY AQUARIUM - /A\ News Vancouver Island

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    GIANT PACIFIC OCTOPUS GIVES BIRTH AT SIDNEY AQUARIUM
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    [SIZE=-1]VICTORIA -- Darla the octopus recently laid more than thirty-thousand eggs in her tank at the Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre in Sidney BC. ...[/SIZE]
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    "gives birth"? :hmm:
     
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    That's what I found amazing
     
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    It is also strange that they don't note the extended length of time it takes for the eggs to hatch and that they say she will not likely live until they do.
     
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    And they plan on keeping a few of the babies.
     
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    I've been to that aquarium! (It's the one I featured on my blog in its early days) It's a really nice set up for the octopus!
     

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