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Alberto & Obie
Maroon Bellies

 
Alberto & Obie
Our Maroon-bellies are posing as Greencheeks!  They are just so incredible.  Alberto is 7 yrs old and Obie is 6.  We adopted Alberto at 8 weeks and Obie was adopted at 2 yrs old.  She did not become friends with Alberto for over 18 months..it was a very slow process, but now they are lovebirds.   Alberto is the curious one...never stops investigating everything in sight.  He says about 25 different words, begs to take a ride and does imitations.  Our babies are lots of work, but the love we get from them is worth it all.

Photo and text by Pat Viamontes, St Louis, MO.  Submitted in April 2001.

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