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Would like to know how everyone plays with their Octos and what they are. Do they have a special "scratch" spot like behind a dog's ear or do they like playing fetch? Do you pet your octo or play board games with it?
something just occured to me... im a bit clumbsy irl. Would the Octo take it personally if i were to take something it stole out of its den or accidentally knock over its den? also will have to find out what a cleaning magnet is lol
tug of war definitely!!! If you knock over the den it will spend HOURS redoing it!!
Scratching is a no go! They have delicate skin and can be easily damaged BUT you could (once it's used to you!) gently place your hand just under the surface of the water and let it explore you (feels weird!) just make sure you have no cosmetics, sunscreen, detergent etc on your hands as this will be bad for it's health and for the bacteria in your tank. Also any jewellery or watches that you don't want to get wet (or stolen) take off first, especially if there is any copper in them.