Video Extra: Sneezing parrot

Posted at 7:47 AM, Aug 31, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-31 09:47:30-04

A lovebird named Mari Carmen has become a social media star after showing her ability to imitate the sneezes of owner Alberto Perez in Valladolid, Spain, on Aug. 25.

The amusing video has attracted more than 2.5 million views since it was shared on August 27.

Lovebirds, which are parrots from the Agapornis genus, are noted for the affection they show in pairs.