Lost canary nicknamed Boris Johnson thanks to his fluffy hairdo

Andy Wells
Freelance Writer
The lost canary has been nicknamed Boris Johnson for his similar hairdo to the Prime Minister (PA)

A canary with a crazy yellow hairdo has been nicknamed Boris Johnson due to his similarity to the new Prime Minister.

The bird was spotted on Saturday by a member of the public and brought into RSPCA's Little Valley Animal Centre in Exeter.

Megan Higgins, RSPCA animal collection officer, said: "The woman spotted the little canary and a budgie flying around the local park and knew they must be lost pets as they both had rings on their legs.

The RSCPA are now trying to trace Boris' owners (PA)

"She managed to catch the birds and took them home before calling us in.”

Ms Higgins said: "The budgie's owner was quickly tracked down and reunited with their missing pet.

"Unfortunately, we've not been able to trace this sweet little canary's owner.

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"Boris is such a friendly little bird and we'd love to reunite him with his owners who must be worried sick about him.”

The RSPCA is now hoping to trace his owner so he can be returned home.

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