About 17 birds captured eating packaged meat inside Walmart

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

CHICOPEE, Mass. -- Walmart shoppers were met by a shocking sight at a store in Massachusetts.

Right there in the meat department, 17 birds were happily helping themselves to the meat.

The store in Chicopee says the meat was packaged and stored properly, but the birds just pecked through the packages.

Animal-control removed the birds, and the store threw out the meat. It says it'll impose new safeguards against future bird invasions.