Coast Guard Whirlybird Rescues Cockat...

Coast Guard Whirlybird Rescues Cockatoo From Tree

There are 7 comments on the KEYE story from Apr 4, 2007, titled Coast Guard Whirlybird Rescues Cockatoo From Tree. In it, KEYE reports that:

PORTER, Texas It took a Coast Guard helicopter to rescue a man and his pet cockatoo from the heights of a pine tree after he got stuck trying retrieve the $2,000 bird.

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HB Local

Bellflower, CA

#1 Apr 4, 2007
Next time try crackers on the ground.

Gotta think like a bird, not whirly either.

“Sleep? Who needs it anyway?”

Since: Apr 06

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#2 Apr 4, 2007
I love pets don't get me wrong, and I hate to be cynical...but how much did it cost taxpayers for the Fire Truck and Helicopter to save a man trying to RESCUE a $2,000.00 bird??? He sounds like a bird brain with a pet that has more sense than he.
Bryan - Vermont

Pownal, VT

#3 Apr 4, 2007
Its notlike that the guy had planned on getting all the rescue vehicals involved. He was chasing a very dear animal that he loves very much and ended up in a bad situation. It happens. I am also a owner of a cockatoo and if she was ever to get away from me i am sure that i would also be a bird brain and end up with helicopters hanging overhead. It happens. Lets worry more about the loss of money and lives Bush is doing to us than what it costs to save a guy in a tree. Go U.S.A.

“Sleep? Who needs it anyway?”

Since: Apr 06

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#4 Apr 5, 2007
Bryan - Vermont wrote:
Its notlike that the guy had planned on getting all the rescue vehicals involved. He was chasing a very dear animal that he loves very much and ended up in a bad situation. It happens. I am also a owner of a cockatoo and if she was ever to get away from me i am sure that i would also be a bird brain and end up with helicopters hanging overhead. It happens. Lets worry more about the loss of money and lives Bush is doing to us than what it costs to save a guy in a tree. Go U.S.A.
Like I don't worry about those things as well? This thread has nothing to do with Bush. Maybe I should have done some Bush bashing here like you. Go birds!
HB Local

Bellflower, CA

#5 Apr 5, 2007
Bryan - Vermont wrote:
Its notlike that the guy had planned on getting all the rescue vehicals involved. He was chasing a very dear animal that he loves very much and ended up in a bad situation. It happens. I am also a owner of a cockatoo and if she was ever to get away from me i am sure that i would also be a bird brain and end up with helicopters hanging overhead. It happens. Lets worry more about the loss of money and lives Bush is doing to us than what it costs to save a guy in a tree. Go U.S.A.
Maybe you need to spend more time hating Bush. As if Clinton was an Angel.
mud

West End, NC

#6 Apr 9, 2007
people love their pets
somtimes people go to extremes to protect them, like climbing a pine to get a cat...
marissa

United States

#7 Apr 28, 2013
Debbysnack wrote:
I love pets don't get me wrong, and I hate to be cynical...but how much did it cost taxpayers for the Fire Truck and Helicopter to save a man trying to RESCUE a $2,000.00 bird??? He sounds like a bird brain with a pet that has more sense than he.
thats my dad shut the f up

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