What Animal Has 3 Hearts?

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The octopus has three hearts to perform different functions. Two of the hearts are used to pump blood through the gills while the other heart pumps the oxygenated blood from the gills to the rest of the body.
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Cephalopods, which include octopuses, squid and cuttlefish, often have three hearts. Two hearts pump blood through the gills while the remainding heart pumps blood through the rest of the body.
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