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Old 02-09-2017, 11:19 AM   #1
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Default Dolphins are using blowfish to get HIGH, and they even pass the sea creatures to their friends for a hit

Blowfish contain the toxin tetrodotoxin in their skin, flesh and internal organs
This toxin is lethal to most predators, including humans, but not to dolphins
In small doses it can have a narcotic effect and is used as a recreational drug
Researchers at Murdoch University, Perth, have caught dolphins using the toxins
The poison causes them to enter a trance-like state at the ocean's surface

Australian dolphins may be chewing on blowfish to get high. The
dolphins have even been caught by researchers passing blowfish
around to share with their friends (pictured)

The cetacean version of "toad licking."
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Old 02-09-2017, 11:29 AM   #2
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"Irie" sounds the same in dolphin and human languages.
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