Size-17 to 18 inches
Weight-550 to 650 grams
Description-Large white bird
with a yellow crest, and yellow under the wings and tail.
Origin-New Guinea, Western
Papuan Islands, D'Entrecasteaux and Louisiade archipelagos, and
Islands in Trobriand and Woodlark groups, Indonesia, Ceramlaut
and Goramlaut, Caroline Islands in the Pacific and the Palau
Pet Quality-The Triton
Cockatoo is for Experienced bird people only! They can be very
demanding, loud, and destructive. You will have to devote at
least 1 hour per day to quality out time with their human
companion. They are a little more nervous than their big brother
the "Greater SulphurCrested Cockatoo".
This Cockatoo was made famous
by the Television Show "Baretta" in which The Cockatoos
name was "Fred". There were actually 4 different Acting
Cockatoos for the show! Only two of the Cockatoos are still alive and doing
well in California. This was the first animal EVER! to recieve
awards for acting in the film industry.