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Gorgeous and feisty - fantastic photos of the kea parrot

Kea is the only mountain parrot ever known. It is an intelligent bird with fantastically beautiful feathers.


Kea is an unusual bird. It is the only existing mountain parrot. To survive in its environment it has curiosity and intelligence. Besides kea is half a meter in size. Though it weighs about 1 kg, it is remarkably strong. Kea isn't afraid of people or other animals.

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7 Comments
ninakamwene
A beautiful and smart parrot. My daughter is half Kiwi and I have not seen it on my visits to NZ Kiwi Land. Thank you for sharing Quiz Folks and be well.
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May 13, 2020 1:46AM
Shae Deschenes
What a beautiful awesome bird. Smart also! So glad they are protected from man. Thanks so much for sharing this with all of us who follow "Facebook Facts".
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May 11, 2020 3:55PM
djaiudijr
What an amazing, smart and beautiful bird. Sometimes I wonder who's smarter, Animals or Man. It certainly is something to think about, that's for sure. Be safe, be healthy, take care of your family and protect yourselves. God Bless...👍
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May 10, 2020 12:17AM
Eve
I saw both Kia and Kiwi birds while in New Zealand. The Kia was sitting in a tree in my sister's yard and the Kiwi was in a sanctuary. Very cool to see different wildlife
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May 9, 2020 10:52AM
Linalinda Eichin
Very informative I didn’t see any kiwi bird while I was there
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May 9, 2020 5:42AM
Allison Aspden
Interesting information about Kea’s.
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May 9, 2020 2:33AM
Lyndell Taylor
Very cheeky birds, but their beauty is only seen when in flight. Otherwise, they are very drab looking. Most common in the South Island.
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May 8, 2020 9:01PM

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