cockatoo

Pet Connection: Meet Cuddles

Cuddles is a sweet girl looking for a home to come out of her shell in

  Have you cuddled any feathers lately? Maybe you should try it. A very sweet girl is joining us for this week’s Pet Connection. Meet Cuddles from Kritter Krazy. From Kritter Krazy’s website: “Cuddles is a 29 year old Sulfur Crested Cockatoo. Cuddles is a female, who needs a female owner or at least primary caretaker. She will run and…

Pet Connection: Meet Sugar

Sugar Is A Fun-Loving Bird With Lots Of Energy

  First, great news for our lovable friend Yanka from Homeward Animal Shelter. She found her forever home six days ago, just one day after being our Pet Connection darling. She’s a four-and-a-half year old Rottweiler who’s a big old sweetheart. She’s gonna make a wonderful social distancing buddy for her new owners. Congratulations to Yanka on finding her new…

PET CONNECTION: Meet Tutti

Tutti Has A Whole Lot Of Energy

  We’ve got a live one this week! Tutti joins us from C.A.A.R.E. She’s a 16-year-old Cockatoo. She’s actually a mix between a Moluccan and Umbrella Cockatoo. That means she has gorgeous orange and yellow streaks in her feathers near her head. Tutti has energy! She love to sing and dance, and is pretty verbal. She loves to cuddle. You…

Pet Connection: Meet Peaches

Peaches Is A Diva

  A diva flies in for this week’s Pet Connection. Peaches is a female Moluccan Cockatoo. That is the largest breed of cockatoo, and her personality lives up to her size. Our friends at C.A.A.R.E. thinks she’s a little over 10 years old. Birds like her can live 70+ years. She loves to be the center of attention. Peaches loves…

PET CONNECTION: Meet Oscar

Oscar The Umbrella Cockatoo Joins Us

  Oscar the Umbrella Cockatoo joins us from the Center for Avian Adoption, Rescue and Education in West Fargo. He’s a 14-year-old bird who is very talkative and loves to sing. He’s a smart cookie who can untie knots and take apart mechanical items. He loves his baths and getting his feathers blow dried. He can be a bit on…

Pet Connection: Meet Bella

Bella is aptly named. And she's just as brainy as she is beautiful.

And we’re not saying she’s smart just because she laughs at Emily’s jokes, right on cue. Bella and her rescue worker, CAARE avian rescue worker Casey Backlund, stopped by the KVRR morning show for a live in-studio interview about what it takes to successfully adopt an umbrella cockatoo, which is what Bella is. Bella is only 15 years, which is…