is it normal for bimacs to put fingers in blowholes?

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  1. marinerules

    marinerules Wonderpus Registered

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    i looked in a sec ago and he had two of the ends of his tentacles swirling them around in his blowhole. i remember a long time ago when one of my friends had one that his did this to
     
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    corw314 Colossal Squid Staff Member Moderator

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    I have observed all of the octos I have had doing this along with what I call the wiggles....all legs going on all parts of the body like they are cleaning themselves.

    I believe it is perfectly normal!Hope you enjoyed your holiday!

    Carol
     
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    thanks for replying
     
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    Colin Colossal Squid Supporter

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    yes, quite often they be seen covering their entire body with their tentacles, which often includes right inside the syphon too..
     

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