Cookie, The Cockatoo

Animals Who Lived an Exceptionally Long Life
Cookie is a male Major Mitchell’s Cockatoo residing at Brookfield Zoo, near Chicago, Illinois, USA. A Major Mitchell’s Cockatoo have been known to live up to 40-60 years in captivity. But Cookie has proved everyone wrong. He is not only the oldest of his species, but is probably one of the oldest living bird alive. He is presently 81 years old and was born on 30th June, 1933.

10 Terrestrial Animals Who Lived An Exceptionally Long Life was last modified: April 27th, 2015 by otomat