Alcoholic Vervet Monkeys! - Weird Nature - BBC animals

  • Published on Jan 26, 2009
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    In the Caribbean, Vervet Monkeys have developed a taste for alcohol and can regularly be spotted stealing cocktails from humans on the beach. Brilliant wildlife video from BBC animal show 'Weird Nature'.
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Comments • 2 921

  • Venture Electronics
    Venture Electronics 10 days ago

    The local AA meeting should be interesting.

  • bring ruckus
    bring ruckus 17 days ago

    I’m oddly disgusted and want to kill each one of those pests. They need to have a legal hunting season for them. Just like coyotes and wild boars.

  • Beetle Juice
    Beetle Juice 18 days ago

    Its lit

  • red pill of truth
    red pill of truth 19 days ago

    They have brains too they can think on their own, they can abuse themselves like humans, they are our prime mammal.

  • GaLe FoRcE
    GaLe FoRcE 20 days ago

    Damn drunkeys...

  • Yosh
    Yosh Month ago

    Mumkey is that you?

  • Daver G
    Daver G Month ago

    Guy I knew went down there,had too many ecstacy pills and got them just wacked.

  • Lerumo
    Lerumo Month ago

    excellent as always

  • Deon Van der Westhuizen

    They were brought in from Africa,
    they developed a taste for alcohol,
    they raid local bars,
    they have learned to be sneaky.
    But they do not abandon their own babies,
    nor do they rape their own young.
    So they are slightly better than us.

  • Casey Bowman
    Casey Bowman Month ago

    Type in: Dr Tony Martin. enjoy

  • Khaidem Malemnganba
    Khaidem Malemnganba 2 months ago

    drunken monkey are respected by other monkey.

  • redrock1963
    redrock1963 2 months ago

    I know how that last one feels.

  • Chris Tenorio
    Chris Tenorio 2 months ago

    Vervet booze hound

  • Brian Ford
    Brian Ford 2 months ago

    I hate drinking with other people. I'd rather drink with these monkey's.

  • Bary Marsh
    Bary Marsh 2 months ago

    1:10 meanest zoom I've ever seen

  • Star Tetrahedron
    Star Tetrahedron 2 months ago

    Drunkey monkeys are the best kind! I know this must get super annoying to the people here, but I find this absolutely hilarious! Like hairy teenagers trying to sneak their parents booze out of the house lol

  • Sage Bias
    Sage Bias 2 months ago

    Give me a shotgun and these pests won't be destroying tourists drinks much longer

  • TTstone616
    TTstone616 2 months ago

    lmao i love how indepth and how SIMILAR we seem to be... god thats messed up

  • Ariel L
    Ariel L 2 months ago

    God I could not be around those things!

  • Robert C. Christian
    Robert C. Christian 3 months ago

    Dude monkey at the end was just wasted man!!!

  • Darth Belal
    Darth Belal 3 months ago

    They you've got to climb a damn tree to go to bed........

  • Froglovestoad2 Flt
    Froglovestoad2 Flt 3 months ago

    In some countries they are SO over populated with theses monkey's!! They breed like rabbits and run around like cockroaches!!!!!! I would have a pellet gun if I was the owner of that bar!

  • jimforjzs777
    jimforjzs777 3 months ago

    Pcp air gun take care of them

  • ProfitableLifestyles
    ProfitableLifestyles 3 months ago

    Those monkeys are gonna die a premature death.

  • FoggyNoggin
    FoggyNoggin 3 months ago

    2:36 ... “He was the greatest of the monkey presidents, and we remember him still... he was rarely conscious... a true leader.”

  • Lupa 444
    Lupa 444 3 months ago

    Do they drink even while prego?

  • goodvibration
    goodvibration 3 months ago

    Ah... The prehistoric times of pre-HD

  • audiotron1003
    audiotron1003 4 months ago

    And in Nottingham UK I see bigger monkeys every Friday and Saturday night doing this but they don't look cute or funny just stupid.

  • cmiller8492
    cmiller8492 4 months ago

    'a liking for alcohol is in our genes'
    Pfft. Please don't try to pawn off alcoholism as a sole hereditary trait.

    • Lore Theorist
      Lore Theorist 4 months ago

      cmiller8492 oh it is hereditary from both sides of my family there are drunks my dad was a drunk his dad was a drunk my maternal grandmother and grandfather were drunks now my brother is a drunk only person who is not a drunk is my mother and the only reason why she doesnt drink is because she is allergic to alcohol

  • really dude
    really dude 4 months ago

    When you're 15 and sneaking drinks

  • DroverChicago
    DroverChicago 4 months ago

    I used to be in a garage-punk band called Alcoholic Vervet Monkeys.

  • pirateofthemilkyway
    pirateofthemilkyway 4 months ago

    1:55 want some of that

  • Glass Jar
    Glass Jar 4 months ago

    hahahahaha drunk monke :))

  • Huw Bert
    Huw Bert 4 months ago

    What's the bet that there's less criminal acts committed by the teetotal population of vervets?

  • WE WUZ VIKANGS!!! n shiet.

    Living on the beach drinking eating that is the live.

  • Good human be happy
    Good human be happy 4 months ago

    I'm on the fence about this one. It's hysterical but there's something else ethical that doesn't sit right

  • Michele Ellis
    Michele Ellis 4 months ago

    Greedy little drunks!

  • IM_a Labrador
    IM_a Labrador 4 months ago

    The leftovers drinks contaminated by HIV. Know I know why AIDS came to people.

  • Ethan  Ciantar
    Ethan Ciantar 4 months ago

    Haha cute little drunkies

  • mrdowntilldayone
    mrdowntilldayone 5 months ago +2

    Beaches, Booties, Sun Basking, Raiding , Drinking
    And Homo Sapiens think they have high standard of living

  • Joeys Father
    Joeys Father 5 months ago +22

    So who's picking up the tab??!

    • Brian Ford
      Brian Ford 2 months ago

      Joeys Father no worries Sir, everything is "on the house" tonight. All drinks and rooms are comped. Enjoy your evening!

  • 79tazman
    79tazman 5 months ago

    Damn booze hounds better go buy there own booze and stay away from mine

  • Saitama Kun
    Saitama Kun 5 months ago

    Drunken Monkey Kung Fu.

  • orlando kaufusi
    orlando kaufusi 5 months ago

    Thats where the monkey from pirates of the Caribbean come from. He was a drinker

  • johnny tyler
    johnny tyler 5 months ago

    Goddamn monkeys spilled the booze

  • Jack Daniels
    Jack Daniels 5 months ago


  • Elizabeth Armada
    Elizabeth Armada 5 months ago

    Lasenggong monkeys. .kulang pa yan..where is the cigarettes and poker cards? ?

  • Kat I M
    Kat I M 5 months ago

    I don't laugh at much but that drunk monkey left me in stitches.!

  • Tayk1987
    Tayk1987 5 months ago

    That is awesome

  • Sukanta Bhattacharjee
    Sukanta Bhattacharjee 5 months ago

    Soon there will be needed deaddiction centre for them.

  • Carter Centerfold
    Carter Centerfold 5 months ago

    haha lasing nah....

  • Mitchell Lee
    Mitchell Lee 5 months ago

    They police monkey to keep those monkey of Jwalk

  • Ksd
    Ksd 6 months ago

    Thats me getting drunk n difficult to stand n then twist and turn.....hahahahaha

  • Sandra Noneofyourbusiness

    I want to see the drunk monkey who drapes himself over anyone who will tolerate him and slurs, 'You're my besht friend...'

  • Arun Rai
    Arun Rai 6 months ago

    The drunken masters

  • marcy devos
    marcy devos 6 months ago

    you put the lime in the coconut and shake it all up...🍹

  • Zachary Rose
    Zachary Rose 6 months ago

    Don't drink.

  • Detrendscensetizer Roland


  • Tamang Raju
    Tamang Raju 6 months ago

    our gene tho...

  • Rajesh Singh
    Rajesh Singh 6 months ago

    Look at the mess they create. Monkeys will be monkeys.

  • Bonnie Moore
    Bonnie Moore 6 months ago +1


    • Alicemudgarden90
      Alicemudgarden90 16 days ago

      Hi, my name is George and I'm an alcoholic.
      *HI GEORGE*
      Hello. So, I've always been curious and well, the man in the yellow hat left an open bottle of liquor out. Oh, it was awful. It started off a way to relax and then quickly grew out of control. Pools of vomit and half-eaten bananas everywhere...(starts to break down)

  • Something Seems Off
    Something Seems Off 6 months ago +2

    i'm with you monkey leaders

  • ResidentEvil302 rican215

    I seen a couple of them at some AA meetings

  • technew
    technew 7 months ago


  • Joseph Micheal
    Joseph Micheal 7 months ago

    I wouldn't even be mad if they robbed my booze lol

  • Eastside Keezø
    Eastside Keezø 7 months ago

    Give those monleys some Vivitrol

  • The Canine Nutritionist

    I saw these on my trip to Burundi!

  • tmhwriter
    tmhwriter 7 months ago +2

    I thought I was watching a video of Friday night in Orange County, California.

  • Oracle Ballantyne
    Oracle Ballantyne 7 months ago

    she thiccccccc

  • OrbitingDoom
    OrbitingDoom 8 months ago


  • John GTA
    John GTA 9 months ago

    will this apply in a forest full of predators???

  • Ahmed Jemale
    Ahmed Jemale 10 months ago

    Adinkamaa qosol Ka dharagteen

  • Eunice Gomes
    Eunice Gomes 10 months ago

    who need this audio!!!!

  • Al Cervix
    Al Cervix 11 months ago +4

    So when they go to rehab , do they have a monkey on their back ?

  • sega saturns
    sega saturns 11 months ago

    If I was there those monkey's wouldn't have to worry about theft, I'd by a round for them. I reckon Rum & Cokes all round would get them out of their, banana loving, minds.

  • dawoodwaris
    dawoodwaris 11 months ago

    02:46 Every single drop counts.

  • Kimberly Chase
    Kimberly Chase Year ago

    Jacob x Staci = Soda drunk/Sodaholic Love Couple ❤🍺🍸🍹🍻🍷🍺🍹🍻🍸🍷❤
    Jacob: Barq's Root Beer (9 times per day/night).
    Staci: Orange Fanta Soda (7 times per day/night)

  • sandrine clayton
    sandrine clayton Year ago


  • Jeff E
    Jeff E Year ago

    Are there drunken slut monkeys that pull a train in exchange for drinks? And....I wonder if anyone has ever slipped some lsd into the monkeys drinks just to see what happened.

  • Brandon Matthew
    Brandon Matthew Year ago

    The bars must love them, wonder if they could handle Florida's climate.

  • cee hernandez
    cee hernandez Year ago

    If i was a monkey, I'd be alcoholic in order to cope with my raw hyeny. Long days of monkey ways :)

  • blakegriplingph
    blakegriplingph Year ago

    So this is the real secret of Monkey Island eh? Grog sure is one heck of a drink.

  • Cupriferous Catalyst

    i thought my internet speed was dropping because the video was so blurry.
    then i checked the date of upload.

  • exeuroweenie
    exeuroweenie Year ago

    Wonder how you'd know if drunkeys get the shakes.

  • Claude Faustus
    Claude Faustus Year ago

    I wish all my drinks where free lucky them!

  • jonh Miller
    jonh Miller Year ago

    27 sequence Michelin good idea to have class for driving lessons ?

  • Justin M
    Justin M Year ago

    Figures I had to watch a beer commercial before watching this video

  • Dogquack
    Dogquack Year ago

    apes in general (including human of course) are neurotic

  • Mefisto Music
    Mefisto Music Year ago

    this is probably my favorite video to watch while high...

  • Shadonna Marie
    Shadonna Marie Year ago


  • Kevin Lo
    Kevin Lo Year ago

    what next? monkey stealing drugs and becomes psycho monkey?

  • luuke luketer
    luuke luketer Year ago

    they'll give you aids.....oh wait.........

  • Yabadabonboo
    Yabadabonboo Year ago

    I wonder if they get bad hangovers

  • Joyce Forbes
    Joyce Forbes Year ago

    I watch this every time when am board lol

  • Terror Tv
    Terror Tv Year ago

    *Alcohol is good*

  • Screaming Tima
    Screaming Tima Year ago +8

    This is so cute. A drunk vervet. I know several people that own monkey's and let them have a little cocktail on occasion as it is really good for them. 🍹

    • yuval158
      yuval158 13 days ago

      Screaming Tima why would it be good for them?

  • Fabyan
    Fabyan Year ago


  • Der Adler und seine Falken

    GOD DAMMIT CARL! Pull yourself together man, we gotta get back to the boat before it moves to the next island!

  • Darth Geekius
    Darth Geekius Year ago +3

    His voice sounds a lot like Mycroft's

  • Chris Wentworth
    Chris Wentworth Year ago

    wasted monkeys