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Baby Octopus at the Vancouver Aquarium


The baby octopuses at the Vancouver Aquarium are now six weeks old and still going strong. They are dining on thawed krill in this clip, and sometimes have a tug-a-war over their food.

Next, watch a baby octopus crawling around out of water and Why We’re Suckers for the Giant Pacific Octopus.

Thanks, @Heywood.

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