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Meet Crabby Chris- Our Mimic Octopus!

Hey, y’all! I’m super excited to introduce you to Crabby Chris- one of the newest designs from our “Sweet Treats” collection. I’ll be sharing a behind-the-scenes look at how Crabby Chris came to be. Plus, learn what octopus species influenced his design (and his preferred ice cream flavor)! Crabby Chris really

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Octopus Lifespan: A Glimpse At An Octopus’s Circle Of Life!

Ever find yourself pondering about an octopus’s life? How long do they live? Do they adopt a healthy lifestyle in the hopes that they will live longer? What species lives the longest? Do females outlive males or vice versa? I know- it’s a lot! From popping out into the world

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The Eyes Of The Octopus Vulgaris: Let’s Take A Peek!

Octopuses share a very peculiar feature that, despite quickly catching observers’ attention, is rarely spoken of… their eyes. Yes! They are round, prominent, and reveal their relentless curiosity. Taking our star student, the Octopus vulgaris, as a reference here, we will review this intriguing organ from the inside out to

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Meet Dreamy Dani- Our Caribbean Reef Octopus!

Hey, y’all! I would love to introduce you to Dreamy Dani- one of the newest designs from our new collection, “Sweet Treats.” Here’s a behind-the-scenes look at how Dreamy Dani was created and what octopus species (and ice cream flavor) inspired her look! Listen- Dani is a complex girl… she’s

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