Caught on video: Skunk gets head stuck in jar

September 6, 2012 6:05:23 AM PDT
Even a skunk can show a little self-control when it wants a helping hand.

Middle school students in Milwaukee came very close to getting sprayed when they found a skunk with its head stuck in a plastic jar.

They tried to help, but after a few hours, they put a garbage can over the animal and called for a specialist from the Wisconsin Humane Society.

When the expert lifted the trash can, he found the skunk had freed itself from the jar.

It just ran off, without spraying.

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