Parrot survives being kidnapped from a zoo, bitten by a snake and wounded in a police shoot-out

A parrot was stolen from a zoo in the southern Brazillian city of Cascavel on April 16 and mysteriously appeared a few days later, close to the zoo.

Picture of a parrot

The parrot was also bitten by a non-venomous snake a week before it was stolen and is still recovering.

Now named Freddy Krueger, due to its face being mutilated by a gunshot wound, this parrot has been through more than many of us humans can contend with in a lifetime.