A goose received excessive and collapsed after consuming a cocktail of tablets that had been littered throughout a Californian park.

According to Metro the Canada goose was seen mendacity flat on its again after consuming the prescriptive sedatives. Hundreds of tablets have been discovered scattered throughout the grass at Carr Park within the Huntington Beach space.

A seagull was additionally present in the same state, with each birds sufferer to a string of disagreeable unintended effects corresponding to lack of muscle management.

Workers from Wetlands & Wildlife Care Center got here to their rescue after being alerted by a member of the general public. Taking to Facebook they stated, “Our middle is at the moment treating a Canada Goose and a Ring-billed Gull which can be exhibiting signs, corresponding to lack of muscle management, that coincide with sickness most definitely brought on by ingesting these drugs.”

Adding, “Both birds are doing properly with therapy which primarily consists of pushing IV fluids by means of their system to flush it out. Thank you to those that took fast motion to assist the harmless birds at this park.”

One of the birds has now been launched from the rehabilitation facility.


Jasmine Kent-Smith is Mixmag's Weekend Editor. Follow her on Twitter

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