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Who Knew Bears Can Get Drunk

 

A disoriented brown bear cub, believed to have been intoxicated after eating too much “mad honey,” was rescued in northwestern Turkey.  Footage shows  the bear stumbling and whining as she sits in the back of a pick-up truck, after people rescued the visibly-debilitated animal from the forest.   Mad honey, or “deli bal” in Turkish, is a type of rhododendron honey that can have hallucinogenic effects.    She took a trip to the vet where she was treated and will be released back into the wild in a few days…