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Old 03-10-2012, 11:38 PM   #1
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Hat do theses need in order to service in captivity and will they servive
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Most don't last 6 months,a year tops if your really lucky,and can escape almost any type of set -up ..Just not an ideal pet for anyone ..I would pass on one
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Some things were not ment to keep in captivity and a octopus is one IMHO.
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Ok I knew they would get out but I wasn't sure thanks
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Old 03-11-2012, 11:26 AM   #5
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I agree, always wanted one, will never get one! If Mandarins are expert only, octopus are marine biologist only! Too hard to keep, and too hard to keep contained. IMO
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That's what I'm in collage for so maybe one day
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Good man marine biology huh? That's what I would have went to school for but I'm a workaholic and rather work in hopes to own a business in the next years.
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Talk about mixing business with pleasure! Good luck in your studies Robbiesamp!
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Thanks it's what I want to do so I don't have to get up and regret going to work I can look fwd to it
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Way to look ahead, and again good luck!
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