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Wild Parrots Raid India Poppy Fields To Get High On Opium

By David Moye

Polly wants something stronger than a cracker these days ― a lot stronger.

Wild parrots have been raiding poppy fields in India in order to get high on the flowers’ opium.

As can be seen in the video above, the dope-craving birds will sit perched on trees near the poppies until workers slip open the pods to help the plants ripen quicker, according to the Mirror.

The parrots, numbering in the hundreds, have …read more

Source:: Huffington Post Green