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Tonka, a 12-year-old gelding in Lake Mary, Fla., every now and then breaks his tether and wanders down to Ken Jeffrey's pub. It used to be for beer, but now he favors sweet wine. Ken and his customers usually feed him pretzels, popcorn, and potato chips. Ever since the wedding reception at the Fire Department where he got snockered and wouldn't go home, he has been cut off before he gets drunk.