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Dagenham mum wants her pet cockatiel returned home

PUBLISHED: 16:00 25 January 2017 | UPDATED: 16:13 25 January 2017

Lyra missing cockatiel

Lyra missing cockatiel

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A mum has been left worried after her beloved cockatiel flew away.

Lyra missing cockatielLyra missing cockatiel

Laura Collins, of Becontree Avenue, Dagenham, last saw Lyra, her six-month-old white and grey bird at around 12pm yesterday.

Despite being indoors since hatching, she was let free from her cage by Laura’s one-year-old son, Bobby-Ray, before flying out of the open window and is believed to have flown off into Goodmayes Park.

“I have got another cockatiel Akio, who when I returned to the front room was flying about, but I managed to shut the window in time.

“Although, Lyra had already gone and I haven’t been able to find her anywhere,”

“She is part of the family and we really want her home.

“Akio is not eating because he’s missing his mate.” The 25-year-old explained.

If you have seen Lyra or know of her whereabouts call 07939 215745.


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