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This Naked Cockatoo Really Rocks

Cockatoos are a popular bird to have as a pet, though they are not the talkers that regular parrots are. They can still be genial pets, though they can be given to tearing out their feathers when faced with psychological challenges. That is what happened to Ophelia (a.k.a. King O) after his owner died. Despite his startling appearance he can really rock out.

Lost African Grey Parrot's Tale Has Linguistic Twist

Four years ago an African Grey Parrot named Nigel went missing from his home in Southern California where he lived with transplanted Brit Darren Chick. By the time Nigel made it home again this month his own British accent had vanished and he now speaks Spanish. Where he had been during those intervening years is a mystery and he now keeps asking "what happened?" in Spanish.

Shake It, Baby! The Dancing Animal Video Of The Day!!!

This parrot can shake its tail feathers!  Watching this video is sure to teach you new moves on the dance floor!


PetsLady's Pick: Funny Bird Dog Of The Day

When theys were teachings me to points to be a bird dog, this isn't exactly what I had in minds.

PetsLady's Pick: Guilty Bird Of The Day

Wut? Me? No, I didn't do this. It was . . . Frank. . . yeah, Frank. Who is Frank? Oh, he's a friend of mine you haven't met. He does stuff like this all the time.

Animal Heroes: Wunsy The Parrot

They say that dog is man's best friend. It may very well be that a bird is a woman's best friend - at least that is the way it played out for Rachel Marino, 25, in a north London park last month. Her pet parrot, named Wunsy came to her defense and scared off the man that had just attacked her. The bird;s quick flapping saved Marino from an uncertain fate, but it was hardly likely to be a pleasant one.

Buying and Keeping Exotic Pets: Should You or Shouldn't You?

Being the only person on your block to own a certain animal may have its place in the keeping-up-with-the-Jones' mindset, but bringing exotic animals into your home comes with hidden and perilous costs both to health and safety. Read on for more information.


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