Friday, August 17, 2007
Exotic bird owners
Photos by Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise
Dorothy Crocker (left) and Bill Christian (right) pose for a portrait with five of their exotic birds in Lumberton on Friday, Aug. 3, 2007. The Golden Triangle Bird Club will have its Exotic Bird Fair and Expo in Port Arthur on Aug. 18th and 19th.
Diego, a 6-year-old Scarlet Macaw owned by Bill Christian, rests on a perch in Lumberton. Scarlet Macaws are originally from the Central and South Americas. Well-maintained parrots can live more than 75 years.
Canopus, a 5-year-old Hyacinth Macaw owned by Bill Christian, rests on a perch in Lumberton. The Hyacinth Macaw is originally from South America and the largest parrot in the world.
Please read, "14th Annual Exotic Bird Fair and Expo..." by Robert Lopez.