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Toad-licking became a popular pastime amongst drug users in Australia and the US in the late 1980s. The giant cane toad was found to produce a chemcial called bufotenine as a form of defence against its enemies. Humans who licked its head discovered a hallucinogenic property which had the side effects of vomiting and diarrhoea.

Although this is not where the term "I was completely caned last night" comes from

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