The Parrot Garden Staff has an expression they use. When a potential adopter comes in to see the Best Friends Birds, more often than not, the bird tends to choose the person. They call this “The Lightning Bolt.”

 

And very often, the bird they end up with is not necessarily the species they had in mind when they came to the Parrot Garden. Wendy Hatchel describes this phenomenon in this video I shot:

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