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Is this normal?

SniperX8

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my octopus just sits there with his legs all curled up near him, is that what they do, and he pushed away the krill :/
 

SniperX8

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well theres a snail and a crab in a shell in the tank and i put the snail in front of him and he grabbed it and than swam away from it and went onto a rock.
 
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I would take it slow for a while, just observe from a distance. Try to limit your direct interaction until it seems interested to gain trust.
 

Nancy

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Do try to offer him some crabs, always the octopus's favorite food. Live food is a form of enrichment, too.

Nancy
 

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