WATCH: Blues-loving cockatoo is a star

2016-12-07 14:00

Harare - Casper the cockatoo from Zimbabwe may be 20 years old - but he loves nothing better than a good old boogey to the blues.

Sarah Carter of the Twala Trust Animal Sanctuary near Harare says the splendid bird needs "constant stimulation and company".

Her clip shows Casper dancing to Keb' Mo' at the sanctuary this week, while vet Vinay Ramlaul eggs him on.

Carter told News24: "He is a particular fan of the blues and especially Keb' Mo', but will dance to any good music with loud guitars! No pop music please - Casper is old school."

"He was surrendered to Twala as his owners couldn't give him the time and attention he needs," she added.

Watch the video below by Sarah Carter Twala Trust Animal Sanctuary 

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