Birds of a feather: Newton girl gets exotic bird for Christmas

Reagan Gay, right, tries to give a kiss to her bird Klyde. Wendy Nugent/Newton Now
By Wendy Nugent, Newton Now Newton eighth-grader Reagan Gay could have her bird Klyde through many years of her life, spanning from when she goes to college, gets married, has kids and sends those kids off to college. That’s because Klyde is a Red Factor Sun Conure, which is in the parrot family and can live until age 30. Reagan said this type of bird


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