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This Beautiful Parrot May Be the World’s Smartest Bird

The red-sided eclectus parrot is native to the island of New Guinea and is considered to be one of the most intelligent birds in the world. Males sport a predominantly green coat of feathers while females have mostly red plumage, and until the 20th century, males and females were thought to be different species. This parrot’s beautiful colors and impressive talking skills make it a highly desirable animal in the pet trade. If you like this video, like us on Facebook and Twitter.

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Check Out How These Amazing Birds Survive Cold Winter Season

The winter season can get pretty cold on some days especially when an unrelenting storm is in full force. Have you ever wondered how birds make it through those harsh cold days? Winter birds are well equipped to survive the coldest of temperatures. They store fat during the short days of winter to keep themselves warm during the long nights. During those freezing nights, they fluff their feathers to trap heat and slow their metabolism to conserve energy. If you like this video, like us on facebook and twitter.