ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – One story about a New Mexico man making a documentary on roadrunners has got a lot of attention. Many viewers have sent in their own videos with the state bird.
One viewer, Nickolas, even has one as a pet named George. Nickolas says he found the bird in a thorn bush when it was a baby. He nursed it back to health and tried to let him go, but George the roadrunner decided to stay with Nickolas. He rides on the handle bars of his bike and even comes in the house.
George has even gone with Nickolas to school for show and tell.