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What parrot?

Hello. Do you know what this parrot is it?

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its a Kakapo


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Oh yeah kakapo. I looked up and just saw the description bar thingy!


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I LOVE those!!!! they are in new zealand and super endangered.

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Anybody who likes them needs a kakariki. They're very similar only smaller and move faster

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Gotta watch this.. http://youtu.be/9T1vfsHYiKY

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Oh thanks! I I found more beautiful pictures of them:
http://animal.discovery.com/tv/a-lis...ges/kakapo.jpg

So is its true that they're very loudly?

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Yeah, to attract a mate they climb to the top of a hill and shout!

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Kakapos <3 such a beautiful animal.



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I saw a show on TV before about Kakapos and one of them tried to mate with the Biologist that was observing it, LOL. Tried to hop on her back and started doing the deed.



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That was Sirocco I believe, hes a hand fed male. kind of a kakapo mascot.



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They didn't mention him being hand-fed at all... although that would make sense that he wasn't scared of them.



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was it this clip, or something different?

Shagged by a rare parrot - Last Chance To See - BBC Two - YouTube



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Yeah it was that, lol.



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