Peacock

Peacock (file/credit: Orlando Sierra/AFP/GettyImages)

Peacock Seen Wandering Queens Has Been Captured

The strut is up for one peacock that had been roaming Queens for weeks. The colorful bird was captured in Queens on Friday morning after it was spotted peacking the ground behind an apartment building.

09/02/2012

Peacock (file/credit: Orlando Sierra/AFP/GettyImages)

Peacock Strutting The Streets Of Queens; No Reports Of Missing Peacock

Kew Gardens residents said the peacock’s been in the neighborhood for at least a week. Officials from a nearby zoo and botanical garden say they are not missing a peacock. So far, the colorful bird has eluded animal care and control officials.

08/22/2012

Peacock On Upper East Side (credit: CBS 2)

Peacock Back At Central Park Zoo A Day After Escaping To Fifth Avenue Luxury Building

Apparently the bird grew tired of the high-class digs this morning. It leaped from the ledge where it had been perched, and flew back to the zoo.

08/03/2011

Central Park Peacock

Peacock Escapes From Central Park Zoo & Inspires Separate Twitter Accounts

The bird’s Fifth Avenue appearance was quite the event on an otherwise quiet August afternoon.

08/02/2011

FILE image - Peahen In Traffic (credit: ALDAG/AFP/Getty Images)

Female Peacock, Or Peahen, Back At Bronx Zoo After Escape

Zoo Director Jim Breheny said she was found Wednesday morning in the garage of a local business and safely caught.

05/11/2011