• Welcome to TONMO, a community of cephalopod experts, hobbyists and enthusiasts. Established in 2000, we are the founders of TONMOCON, and birthplace of World Octopus Day and Cephalopod Awareness Days. ...You can register here, and Introduce Yourself. To rid yourself of ads and enjoy other perks, become a Supporter for just $25/year. (Now accepting bitcoin & other crypto!) ...Follow us on Twitter and YouTube for more cephy goodness.
  • Looking to buy a cephalopod? Check out Tomh's Cephs Forum, and this post in particular shares important info about our policies as it relates to responsible ceph-keeping.

Cephalopod euthanasia


Dec 22, 2004
Here's a link to an article by Roland Anderson at the Seattle Aquarium about euthanizing or sedating octopus in case anyone finds themself in the position of a cephalo-Kevorkian. This was posted on Reef Central's ceph forum, but I thought it was worth sharing.

Drum and Croaker, v.27 1996