Andean Condor

11:47 am
Tue December 10, 2013

Rare Andean Condors Roost on the North Shore

The female Andean condor Precious stretches her wings at the National Aviary in Pittsburgh.
Credit National Aviary

As the snow falls on the city, a few of those flakes are finding the bald heads of a pair of birds at the National Aviary that many hope will someday find love on the North Shore. 

The Aviary recently obtained a pair of Andean condors with the hopes of getting the pair to breed. But with the male checking in at 43 years of age and the female 36 years old, these are no spring chicks.

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