A Bird In The Chocolate Fountain Is Worth Two In The Bush

by admin on August 3, 2009












A SCOTTISH SPCA worker thought colleagues were winding her up when she got a call to pick up a chocolate covered pigeon – but it was no joke.

Now nicknamed Wonka, the bird flew into a chocolate fountain, coating itself in the liquid treat.

Staff at Thorntons watched with disbelief as the bird bombed into the shop and dived into the cascading confectionary.

After being shooed out the front door, staff noticed that their feathered friend couldn’t fly so they called out the Scottish SPCA.

But the charity thought it was a joke until sales assistant Vicky McMillan persuaded them otherwise.  Read more here.


And those using live dove releases at wedding thought they only needed to concern themselves with aerial poop bombardments.  Well, they can add dive bombing the chocolate fountain to the potential hazards of using live animals in a wedding.


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Cyndi August 16, 2009 at 3:42 pm

I hope nobody ate from that fountain afterward.


Mechtilde August 24, 2009 at 6:01 am

Don’t worry- it says in the news article from the link that the chocoloate had to be thrown out.


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