MRSBENNETT2
25,000-29,999 SparkPoints 27,154
SparkPoints
 

Godzilla!

Thursday, April 07, 2011



This is Little Godzilla. He's the juvenile of the crew. Husband says he's probably hatched this last spring so he still depends on Mom sometimes. He got his name because of the funny noise he makes when he does his "Feed Me" behaviour. He hunkers up and arches his wings and rocks back and forth and makes a weird complaining hissing noise.

Now, why do I imagine this sounds like Godzilla? Many years ago when my father returned from a tour of duty in Vietnam, he brought me a little furry windup gorilla toy. When wound up, the gorilla would rock side to side, raise its arms, his jaw would open and close and I also remember glowing red eyes and sparks. Scared the beejeebers out of me! I would scream and run.

Anyway, this birdies' "feed me mommy" sounds just like the wind-up gorilla mechanism and so there you are. emoticon
Share This Post With Others
Member Comments About This Blog Post
  • THINRONNA
    Wow! Who knew a bird could make such a noise! Great picture!
    2071 days ago
  • CBAILEYC
    "Nordic Goddess" - love that!

    I also love the abundant LIFE that is swarming your yard. Seriously, that makes me smile so big, I love the pictures and that you're sharing with us. Enjoy the pretties and all their various funky noises LOL
    emoticon emoticon
    C~
    2072 days ago
  • WINFIELD28
    He's really handsome! Cute story!
    2072 days ago
  • WENDYJM4
    nice
    2073 days ago
  • TEXASFILLY
    How adorable! I am absolutely falling in love with your li'l cockatoos! How much fun they must be and thank you for sharing. God bless and be well. BB~
    2073 days ago

    Comment edited on: 4/7/2011 12:31:24 AM
  • Add Your Comment to the Blog Post

    Log in to post a comment


    Disclaimer: Weight loss results will vary from person to person. No individual result should be seen as a typical result of following the SparkPeople program.
 

More Blogs by MRSBENNETT2