An Adorable Timelapse Showing a Baby Palm Cockatoo Growing Into a Beautiful Adult

The San Antonio Zoo shared an adorable timelapse showing the growth of a noisy baby palm cockatoo into a beautiful black-winged adult. This particular species is considered endangered, so the zoo is working to repopulate in a safe environment.

Baby palm cockatoo growth time lapse! What a glow-up!

While the little one squalled quite a bit, the adult version is very fond of neck scratches.

He Also Got to Meet His Newborn Sibling

Lori Dorn
Lori Dorn

Lori is a Laughing Squid Contributing Editor based in New York City who has been writing blog posts for over a decade. She also enjoys making jewelry, playing guitar, taking photos and mixing craft cocktails.