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cockatoo

a group of birds in the family Psittacidae, characterized by a topknot of erectile feathers. Includes the Kakatoe and Microglossus genera. There are many species with different colors.

cockatoo beak and feather disease
see psittacine beak and feather disease.
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According to the NBI-EnCD, they received information from an asset on March 12, about a major shipment of endangered cockatoos and other animals from Indonesia to be delivered to Bernales, prompting the NBI-EnCD and DENR-EMB to plan and execute the buy-bust operation.
Unlike other polo matches at NPC, the woman's touch was visible in the Cockatoo Cup.
The cockatoo was sedated with midazolam (2 mg/kg IM) and butorphanol (1 mg/ kg IM).
There was much laughter when Cori Burns, 63, rolled into the studio on her scooter adorned with cockatoos after admitting her goal in life is to have a number one album of her own songs.
In a bid to win some "Dingo Dollars" to pay for a treat for camp, our hero agreed to put on a cockatoo costume, clamber onto a high wire and make ridiculous-sounding bird calls, which his partner in comedy, Vicki Michelle, had to identify.
The award followed a competitive process to demonstrate our innovative approach that would realize value for Cockatoo, an important player in Australian coal," said Sedgman CEO Peter Watson.
According to District Police Officer(DPO) Bahawalpur Sohail Habib Tajik, a team arrested four culprits involved in various crime of theft of deer, macaw parrots, cockatoo parrots and swans.
Seeger's love for animals and bold design is reflected in many of the Indian pieces including a fine drawing of a cockatoo from the late 18th century and a marble waterslide with sculpted fish, lizards and frogs which he bought to protect his privacy and installed in front of a window of his lavish St James' Place, London, apartment.
And, even though they don't specify which year, The Cockatoo was apparently "highly commended" as Scottish Family Pub of the Year (I'll assume we're talking fairly recently rather than, say, 1973).
Washington, July 30 ( ANI ): Researchers have showed that smartness in a cockatoo is similar to apes and four-year-old human toddlers.
I have acquired a cockatoo and wondered what the best diet would be for him.
The Forest Red-tailed Black Cockatoo is the totem for Noongah people and they have strong spiritual significance.