In the US, a possum, drank a bottle of whiskey at the liquor store

News 6 December, 2017

In Florida, USA, was discovered drunk opossum in the wine shop. Near the animal lay broken and empty, bottle of whisky.


The animal was discovered by store employees when he came to open a retail outlet. According to them, the female was very pale and constantly drooled out of his mouth. The animal drank a whole bottle of whiskey and from that amount of alcohol drunk.

The shop workers immediately reported to the office for the protection of animals. Arrived on a scene employees of the Department took the animal under their care, and watered abundantly with water to remove alcohol from the body. According to them, alcohol didn’t hurt internal organs and the opossum are in no danger. After several days under the supervision of experts opossum released into the wild.


The staff of the office for the protection of animals has described this event in his Facebook: “first day of Christmas my true love gave to me: a drunk possum in the box! This tricky and vague now possum snuck into a liquor store and found a bit of a festive mood. The police officer brought the animal to us for treatment and is expected to soon be released”