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10 remarkable animals that have saved lives

By: Bryan Nelson on Oct. 16, 2009, 11:22 p.m.
Willie the parrot  and babysitter Meagan


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Willie the parrot gives the squawk of his life

A 2-year-old named Hannah would have choked to death if it wasn't for Willie the parrot. “While I was in the bathroom, Willie started screaming like I'd never heard him scream before and he started flapping his wings," said Megan, the babysitter (pictured here with Willie). "Then he started saying 'mama baby' over and over and over again until I came out and looked at Hannah and Hannah's face was turning blue.” Willie saved the day.