Between midday Tuesday, October 18, and 10:15am Thursday, October 20, thieves broke into an aviary at the rear of an address in Laxford.
They stole the two-year-old bird of prey, named Wonky, before making off.
The brown coloured bird is wearing cream leather anklets with "Wonky" stamped on them.
Enquiries are ongoing into the theft and police are urging anyone with any information to contact them on 101 quoting reference number 300 20/10/16.
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