Exotic birds rounded up in Dallas

Exotic birds escape

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Dallas Animal Control officers rounded up several exotic birds along Lakeview Drive in South Dallas on Saturday, March 30, 2013.

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Posted on March 30, 2013 at 8:03 PM

Updated Tuesday, Nov 26 at 3:35 AM

Wild bird roundup

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DALLAS — There was a wild bird roundup in Dallas earlier on Saturday.

Someone reported seeing several exotic birds — including peacocks — wandering around a neighborhood near the Dallas Zoo.

Animal control officers discovered the birds actually belonged to a person living on Lakeview Drive.

Investigators found the animals living in filthy conditions. They are working with the homeowner to get them better care.

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