12/01/2014 08:52 GMT | Updated 23/01/2014 18:56 GMT

Parakeet Selfie On M6 Highways Agency Camera Brightens Up An Otherwise Very Dull View

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Staring at the M6 all day must get a little monotonous so this little fella decided to brighten the day slightly for operators at the Highways Agency.

The lime-green parakeet stopped to indulge in that ever-growing trend - the animal selfie.

The normally tropical parakeets are actually q relatively common sight in the southern parts of the country as a large population has grown from birds escaping from homes and pet shops.

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