Evie the Eagle Plays FetchAugust 5, 2008
We’re taking a break from our regularly scheduled programming to show you something really cool.
Ever wanted to play fetch with a bird that has a wingspan of 8 feet and talons large enough to wrap around a tennis ball? Meet Evie the Eagle:
This trick is super-advanced flighted retrieve (i.e., not just retrieve, not just flying to retrieve and flying back, but catching the object mid-air and returning it. Wow! (Here’s the newspaper story on Evie and her handler)
And now back to parrot stuff.