MAY 01, 2015 9:18 AM PDT

Would You Eat Live Octopus?

WRITTEN BY: Greg Cruikshank

It has a big, bulbous head, beady black eyes, and eight squirming tentacles. It's called the octopus... but some people would also call it dinner. Even while it's still alive! Some people believe eating live octopus gives strength and stamina, although it could be extremely dangerous. Octopus have deadly tentacles that can suction to your mouth and throat, causing you to choke and die.
About the Author
  • With over 20 years of sales and marketing experience at various Life Science & Biotech Companies, Greg Cruikshank is leveraging his professional and entrepreneurial skills running the internet company LabRoots, Inc. LabRoots is the leading scientific social networking website, offering top scientific trending news and premier educational virtual events and webinars. Contributing to the advancement of science through content sharing capabilities, LabRoots is a powerful advocate in amplifying global networks and communities. Greg has a passion for reptiles, raising various types of snakes and lizards since he was a young boy. This passion has evolved into starting the company Snake Country. At Snake Country, we breed and specialize in Amazon Basin Emerald Tree Boas, and various morphs of Boa Constrictors and Ball Pythons. We have hundreds of snakes in our collection.
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