Parrots

Parrot has no qualms showing swiping cat who's boss

Don't mess with this bird.<p>A Japanese parrot by the name of Karin isn't one to shy away from showing who's boss, in a series of videos uploaded by Twitter user @masaki_1133.<p>While playing around, Karin thought it'd be a wise idea to try and trap the kitten in the box, closing the lid on the …

Cats

An Inquisitive Parrot Abruptly Shuts the Lid to a Box Containing an Unexpected Kitten Hiding Inside

by Lori Dorn at on<p>A rather inquisitive parrot named Karin tentatively opened the lid to a small wicker box on the dining room table with his nimble …

Cats

Man accused of posting naked photo of wife online after parrot feud

Sign up to our Daily newsletter<p>An Inverness man posted an explicit picture of his former partner online – and then demanded the return of his parrot, …

Crime

Michigan woman found guilty of shooting husband to death after parrot witnessed murder

Glenna Duram, 49, shot her husband Martin five times in front of their pet in 2015, before failing in a suicide attempt.<p>The parrot, an African Grey …

Crime

Vancouver vet gets award for rescuing hundreds of parrots

Martin DunphyA Vancouver veterinarian has been honoured with a national award for her part in the rescue of hundreds of exotic birds, including …

Birds

The cult of the party parrot

How a ridiculous bird became an emoji hero<p>They call themselves disciples. Their first commandment: party or die.<p>OK, well, maybe not really die, but that party part — that’s for real.<p>The Disciples of Sirocco are a group of Redditors obsessed with party parrot, a multicolored, animated bird emoji who …

Birds

Parakeet only wants to be friends with birds, real or not, who look exactly like itself

There are both people and birds who actually like to go out and make new friends, regardless of their actual quality. Ugh.<p>Twitter user @Pap3oyo's parakeet is one of those birds. @Pap3oyo has been sharing videos of his very attractive parrot seemingly trying to make friends with stuffed animal …

Animals

This parakeet trying to make friends with its stuffed counterparts is the wholesome content you need this afternoon

We’ve seen some amazing things from birds on the internet. There was the bird that sang like Rihanna, the cockatiel singing Mozart, and the birds …

Birds

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The Plain Parakeet is endemic to the Atlantic Forest biome of eastern Brazil, where it is a generally common resident in lowlands and foothills, to …

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A Close Look at the Early (and Awkward) Days of Baby City Birds

Altricial birds are born bald, or with patches of natal down feathers like this Monk Parakeet chick (left). It hatched from an egg laid by a rescue, …

Birds

How Embarrassing: New Red-Faced Parrot Species!

Yucatan Reveals Colorful Secret: New Parrot Species!<p><i>A male of the Amazona gomezgarzai species. Photograph: Tony Silva</i><p>How such a loud, colorful bird …

Birds

Banging To Bang: The Surprising Way Male Cockatoos Attract Mates

Cockatoos can create and actually play the drums, new research shows. And like all drummers, they do it for the ladies.<p>If any artists are interested …

Birds

Watch this cockatoo make music with a stick

Cockatoos are already known for their wicked dance moves, but a new study reveals that they can create their own beat as well. Researchers observing …

Watch this cockatoo make music with a stick

Birds bang out a beat to attract mates

Science

5 Low-Maintenance Pet Bird Species

01 of 05<p>Doves are hardy, medium-sized birds who enjoy interacting with their owners but are also content to spend a good part of the day entertaining …

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World Parrot Trust

Dear Dot, I believe that would be three questions - actually four because the first is really two bundled together.<p>First, is it hopeful? Absolutely. …

Birds

Netflix jittery again in early trading

Shares of Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) are down 2.43% in premarket action amid some broad selling on popular tech stocks.<p>Beyond the unsettled trading on …

Netflix

Viral Cockatoo Barks Like Dog, Teaches Lesson in Mimicry

In a bizarre video making the rounds on the internet, a cockatoo walks around a terrace, barking like a dog. And not only does it sound like a dog, …

Birds

Lineolated Parakeets Make Great Pets

The Lineolated Parakeet, also known as the Barred Parakeet or the Catherine Parakeet. This bird is one of the calmest and quietest of the parrot …

Birds

Cockatoos Can Make, Use, and Even Reuse Their Own Tools

For centuries, humans liked to pat ourselves on our collective backs for being the only species to use tools. Boy, were we wrong! We've since …

Google Play Music

Hearthstone Player Goes From Zero To Legend Without Spending A Cent

While we were all out complaining about the cost of <i>Hearthstone</i> and getting salty about the slow stagnation of its metagame, the Canadian streamer …

Hearthstone Player Goes From Zero To Legend Without Spending A Dime

While we were all out complaining about the cost of <i>Hearthstone</i> and getting salty about the slow stagnation of its metagame, the Canadian streamer …

How to Pick the Perfect Parakeet

Many people put a lot of thought into buying a dog. They take into account its health, breed, appearance, and temperament. They want to know how much …

Birds

Rare Baby Cockatoo Stolen From Long Island Pet Shop

<b>MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork)</b> — A rare and valuable bird was discovered stolen on Long Island this past weekend – snatched from a pet store while …

SPCA

Blue-winged Parrot

(<i>Neophema chrysostoma)</i><p>Also known as: Blue-winged Grass-Parakeet, Blue-banded Parrot or Grass-Parakeet, Grass Parrot, Hobart Ground Parrot<p>Blue-winged …

Birds

tasman parakeet | parrot encyclopedia | World Parrot Trust

Norfolk Island Parakeet<p>Project Status: Active | 2013 - current<p>Collaborators<p>Massey University, Parks Australia, the Australian Department of …

Birds

Disco the Parakeet Uses Every Phrase Available to Him in an Adorably Dissonant Rant

Disco the Parakeet, a very verbal budgie, spent a recent afternoon putting forth an adorable stream of consciousness that employed just about every …

Physical Computing

A Clever Little Cockatoo Attempts to Type on the Keyboard Alongside His Encouraging Human

A clever little salmon-crested cockatoo named Caesar joined his human as she was working on the computer. As she typed away, Caesar did his best to …

A Very Silly Cockatoo Bird Meows Like a Cat to Scare Off a Trio of Curious Kittens

A silly white-crested cockatoo joined a trio of adorable little kittens and began to meow and hiss in perfect imitation, seemingly in an effort to …

Cats

Cockatoo Yanks Eyeglasses

(Rumble link)<p>Sid the cockatoo must consider it his job to remove Dave's glasses. He hates the eyeglasses! No, wait, Sid thinks it's loads of fun.<p>Sid …

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