A heartbroken Donegal has called on the residents of Letterkenny to keep an ‘eagle eye’ out for their rare pet bird.

Mountain Top family, the Whoriskey’s issued the emotional appeal after their pet African Grey flew out the family home yesterday.

The bird is only eight months old and goes by the name of Marley. The bird has been described as being grey with a red tail.

Owner Amanda Whoriskey said: “We would appreciate if anyone could help us by keeping an eye out for him he on come to anybody as he nervous and scared. My children are inconsolable at the minute.”

If Marley is found, you can contact Amanda at [email protected]

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