So sweet!

One of the best Parrot pictures ever! This Umbrella Cockatoo and Sun Conure seen to be best friends.this certainly takes the saying "Let me take you under my wing" to a whole new level.

Wild parrots in Australia are apparently picking up phrases from escapee pet cockatoos who join their flocks. Why - and how - can some birds talk?

How can birds teach each other to talk?

Interesting BBC article - Birds can teach each other to speak human language. This has resulted in whole flocks that communicate using our words.

Cockatoos...superb dancers, great attitudes

Snowball, the 13 year-old dancing Elonoro cockatoo jams to the Backstreet Boys and grooves to Lady Gaga. Neurobiologists used scientific measurements to find that Snowball is the first nonhuman animal to be documented as dancing to a synchronized beat.

A cockatoo is any of the 21 species belonging to the bird family Cacatuidae. Along with the Psittacidae and the Strigopidae , they make up the parrot order Psittaciformes. Placement of the cockatoos as a separate family is fairly undisputed, although many aspects of the other living lineages of parrots are unresolved.

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I miss my little goffin Bubba. He had a lot of personality in an itty-bitty body.

Sulphur-crested Cockatoos

Cockatoo parrots when angry can make a piercing sound, quite unpleasant. These birds shown in the video live in the Prague park.

Free Bird!

Smart Birds: Cockatoos Solve a Complex Five-Step Puzzle


Tanimbar Corella (Cacatua goffiniana) also known as Goffin's Cockatoo or Goffin's Corella