Lonely Planet Writer

Badger recovering after partying too hard on Polish beach

A badger nicknamed Wandzia is recovering at a Polish animal shelter after stealing seven beers and becoming so drunk that she passed out for two days.

Badger on the mend after stealing and drinking seven beers.
Badger on the mend after stealing and drinking seven beers. Image by Peter Trimming / CC BY 2.0

The party-badger was discovered unconscious and surrounded by seven empty bottles (which she’d opened with her teeth) on the beach at Rewal, a Baltic seaside resort town. A spokesperson from the animal shelter said that she’s recovering well and that they’re hoping to release her back into the wild by the end of the week. Read more: thejournal.ie