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    Big Bird goes rogue

    OK, relax, it wasn't "Big Bird" from Sesame Street...but a big & really beautiful bird you'd never think would do this.

    https://www.cnn.com/2019/04/14/us/ca...man/index.html

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    Is it bad when I see the three letters cnn together I can’t think of anything but “fake news” lol

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    Re: Big Bird goes rogue

    Quote Originally Posted by Danger noodles View Post
    Is it bad when I see the three letters cnn together I can’t think of anything but “fake news” lol
    Yes, & very misguided. But this isn't a political forum, ok?

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    Re: Big Bird goes rogue

    Quote Originally Posted by Bogertophis View Post
    Yes, & very misguided. But this isn't a political forum, ok?
    Never said it’s what I belive...

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    Re: Big Bird goes rogue

    Quote Originally Posted by Danger noodles View Post
    Never said it’s what I belive...
    Then why post it? Cheers

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    I saw that too.
    Rest in Peace, Mr. Hajos.
    Those of who work with large animals take what precautions we can, and accept the risks.

    Life is for living.

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    Re: Big Bird goes rogue

    What an unfortunate incident. I am glad they didn't immediately euthanize the bird and are investigating.

    Their description of the animal reminds me a lot of a velociraptor... I would have never thought a bird would be placed under the same level of classification as alligators. TIL something new.
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    I've heard of this happening with certain large-breed dogs too, that when their owner falls, they try to assume dominance by attacking. Truly sad for this
    man & I hope his birds have a decent future despite this accident. Humans tend to blame the animals & put them to death as "punishment" after such incidents-
    but they're wild animals...it's not their fault that we put them in this position, of living with us.

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