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Watch: This parrot won't stop reenacting its owners' divorce

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Published Feb 10, 2015, 9:07 pm IST
Updated Mar 29, 2019, 8:26 pm IST
The bird is supposedly from the house of a divorced couple
 
When a marriage turns sour, it’s a terrible mistake to stay together for the kids—or for the parrot, as this particular case highlights. Really, the scars can last a lifetime whether the victim is a human or a bird.
 
Peaches, a Moluccan cockatoo adopted by Elaine and Don Sigmon of North Carolina, can testify—and boy, does she ever. Having previously lived with a couple that eventually separated, the bird goes through raging bouts of what sounds like connubial warfare “once or twice a day,” even gesturing aggressively. We can't quite grasp the fine points of her argument, but her tone is unmistakable. 
 
 
Watch Peaches in action:
 
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