will a octo eat large feather dusters

marinerules

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imw antign to buy some 6 inch wide feather dusters

he doesnt bother the little ones i have now, but i dotn know about ones this big
 

Nancy

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It might be just fine - on the other hand, I've heard of octos (older than your little bimac) snapping them off and putting them in front of their dens :smile: Your bimac won't eat a featherduster - it's a worm. Worth a try - you have a big tank so he has room to roam.

Nancy
 

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where can i get a larger duster

ive heard some can get 10 inch spans on them
i would like to have some of these.

hey nancy
he is growing
bu how long do you get to enjoy them being larger than your fist before they die
 

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Feather dusters won't be eaten ( as least not in my case) but they might be killed unintetionally by falling rocks caused by the octo.
 

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never seen one biger than 4" in the trade but 10 would be nice :smile:

kept them in with cuttles and they thrived but always thought octos would be too destructive
 

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