Posted by: Susan Vollmer | 1 April 2012

Bateleur Eagle

This colorful bird lives at the World Bird Sanctuary in Valley Park, Mo.  Bateleur is a French word, which means acrobat.  This type of eagle is not native to North America.  The Bateleur Eagle is native to Africa.  The native name for this eagle is Chapungu, and it is believed to be good luck if the bird flies over your house.

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