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World’s heaviest parrot wins New Zealand’s bird of the year amid bitter election campaign and allegations of voter fraud

The world’s heaviest parrot, Kakapo has been named New Zealand’s bird of the year after a bitter election campaign and allegations of voter fraud. This seems like a remake of American presidential elections that saw bitter and polarised campaigning followed by allegations of voter fraud by Donald Trump who till date refuses to concede defeat. […]

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Man survives house fire after his pet parrot awakens him from bed

An Australian man said he was able to survive a late-night house fire after his pet parrot roused him from bed. Anton Nguyen had been fast asleep when his two-storey house caught alight in Brisbane, Queensland, on Wednesday. “I heard a bang and Eric – my parrot – he started to yell so I woke […]

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Five parrots at British wildlife park removed for swearing at visitors

Five parrots at a British wildlife park were removed from public view after they started swearing at customers. The birds were split up after they launched a number of abuses at visitors and staff. Staff now hope the birds’ language will become more family-friendly now that they have been separated. The African grey parrots — […]

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Parrot gets new pair of wings to fly again

A veterinarian helped a twelve-week-old parrot to take a flight again after a ‘severe wing trim’ left it unable to fly. The vet, named Catherine Apuli, made it happen by giving the bird a new pair of wingtips made from donated feathers, reported Mail Online. Owners birds, which are pet, have their wings clipped to […]