ARVADA, Colo. (CBS4) – The Arvada Police Department shared video of officers coming to the rescue of a skunk with its head stuck inside a disposable cup. Officers responded over the weekend to a muddy field outside the Apex recreation center.
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We responded to the Apex recreation center this weekend for a skunk with his head was stuck inside a cup! Lucky for skunk the Chick-fil-A milkshake cup came off easily and the healthy skunk rambled off into a culvert to sleep off his sugar rush. pic.twitter.com/4YJi4k4GqlREAD MORE: Family Time: Young Siamang Hangs Out With Mom & Dad At Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
— Arvada Police (@ArvadaPolice) April 26, 2021READ MORE: City Of Aspen: Time To Take The Christmas Lights Down, Or Else
The officers were able to quickly remove the Chick-fil-A milkshake cup from the skunk’s head without getting sprayed by the animal. The department says the skunk was unharmed and “rambled off into a culvert to sleep off his sugar rush.”