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2 edition of African grey parrot found in the catalog.

African grey parrot

Eve Wicks

African grey parrot

by Eve Wicks

  • 81 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Parrot Society in Bedford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementEve Wicks.
The Physical Object
Pagination25p.
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19996412M

  A no-no for almost any parrot, especially a young African grey, is being on a person’s shoulder. Think of your shoulder as a wide and slippery perch, which can make a grey feel unsteady and cause the bird to fall. Have your grey sit on your hand with the elbow lower than the hand to prevent the bird from climbing to your shoulder. The African grey parrot is one of the most talented talking/ mimicking birds on the planet, giving it quite a reputation among bird only do bird keepers love this intelligent bird, it’s one of the most recognizable species to bird novices as well — everyone knows the African grey parrot.

Parrot Breeding Cage for African Grey Amazon Cockatoo Conure Parrots Dimensions: 61 x 61 x 75cm. ( x x inches)This parrot breeding cage comes flat packed and simple to put together as just slots in place, no screws required.   Alex died suddenly in , at the age of African gray parrots live an average life of sixty years, so Alex’s death was a surprise for everyone, particularly as he was in good health at the time. Pepperberg stated that it is a huge loss, but it wouldn’t stop the research. On the contrary, she claimed that it would be a setback.

  Is an African grey parrot smarter than a Harvard University student? Probably not, but it does appear to be better at the classic Shell Game. Griffin, a year-old grey parrot (they can live more than 50 years) outperformed 21 Harvard students in the classic memory game where a ball (in this case, a colorful pom-pom) is hidden under a plastic cup, the cups are shuffled, and one has to guess.   The African Grey Parrot. These birds are intelligent with a distinct red tail. They can learn a vocabulary of over 1, words. You never have to carry on a conversation with yourself again. An interesting point is the price cost for the African Grey; which ranges from the mid hundreds in US currency to thousands of dollars.


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African grey parrot by Eve Wicks Download PDF EPUB FB2

African Grey Parrots as Pets: African Grey Parrot facts & information including where to buy, health by Lolly Brown Paperback $ Available to ship in 1 /5(46).

A lovely book for potential and new owners of an African Grey Parrot. Full of useful information and tips on looking after and training your bird. Written in a clear, concise manner I think that this would be an ideal starting point on the African grey parrot book of owning an African Grey/5(60).

African Grey Parrot care, interaction by Martin Monderdale Paperback $ Available to ship in days. Ships from and sold by African Grey Parrots as Pets: African Grey Parrot facts & information including where to buy, health by Lolly Brown Paperback $ Available to ship in days/5(15).

An even better book which has much more detailed information (good for purchase before or after you obtain your grey)compared to this book is "African Grey Parrots: Everything about History, Care, Nutrition, Handling, and Behavior" by Maggie Wright.

I own the Maggie Wright book and think it is much better than this book/5(34). An even better book which has much more detailed information (good for purchase before or after you obtain your grey)compared to this book is "African Grey Parrots: Everything about History, Care, Nutrition, Handling, and Behavior" by Maggie Wright.

I own the Maggie Wright book and think it is much better than this book/5(23). This good book tells several stories. Central is the author's work with Alex the African grey parrot, her achievements and his - including learning to add and 'spelling out' a word in phonemes for emphasis.

And with this goes the story of Alex's development and their personal by: Chicken Bones – One Of The Best Treats For African Grey Parrots; The Parrot Companion Book Review – A Guide To Choosing And Caring For Parrots; Can Parrots Eat Tomatoes.

7 Things to Consider Before Getting an African Grey Parrot; Unsafe Foods For Parrots. Welcome to the Grey Play Round Table® Online information center.

Join grey expert Maggie Wright here. No part of this site may be reproduced in whole or in part without the written permission of Equatorial Group, Ltd. Alex (May – 6 September ) was a grey parrot and the subject of a thirty-year experiment by animal psychologist Irene Pepperberg, initially at the University of Arizona and later at Harvard University and Brandeis Alex was about one year old, Pepperberg bought him at a pet shop.

The name Alex was an acronym for avian language experiment, or avian learning experiment. By Eleanor McKenzie An African grey parrot, like any animal, needs a balanced diet.

Avian veterinarian Laura Wade suggests that a seed-only diet harms a parrot's health. The African grey species is prone to having low levels of calcium and beta-carotene, so his daily diet should include some green leafy vegetables and carrots.

African Grey Parrot care, interaction by Martin Monderdale Paperback £ Sent from and sold by Amazon. African Grey Parrots as Pets: African Grey Parrot facts & information including where to buy, health by Lolly Brown Paperback £ Sent from and sold by s: Gran Canaria I started to expand my collection to the larger parrots - Macaws - Amazons - African Greys - Eclectus adding the smaller Senegals - Meyers - Jardines and Conures.

During this period I was inspired to write this book on Parrots. My son John joined my wife and myself, he and I. The African grey parrot is one of the most talented talking/ mimicking birds on the planet, giving it quite a reputation among bird enthusiasts.

This parrot is one of the oldest psitticine species kept by humans, with records of the bird dating back to biblical times. Understated beauty and a brainy no-nonsense attitude are what keep this. The book picks up steam, thankfully, when she moves on to talk about Alex, the African Grey parrot the book is written about.

Irene Pepperberg was challenging much of the scientific orthodoxy in animal behavioural studies when she began testing Alex, and had a /5. African Grey parrot problems. Hello and welcome to 'The World of African Greys'.

My aims in setting up 'African Grey parrot problems' was to achieve a site and friendly forum where good caring pet owners could come and visit and discuss various problems and. African Grey Parrots: All About Nutrition, Training, Care, Diseases And Treatments. by Erika Busecan. March If you don’t own yet a bird and you want to purchase one, or you already have one and want to learn more interesting things about them like, how to understand your parrot`s behavior to avoid situation of biting, how to understand your parrot`s body language, how to teach them to talk, what.

AFRICAN GREY PARROT CLUB members. Post questions, photos, facts, anything about African Grey Parrots is welcome. This book will give you tons of great information in understanding your grey parrot, their behaviors as well as their characteristics.

This will easily guide you on how you should feed and care for them and keep them for life. Embark on the wonderful journey of sharing your life with an African Grey Parrot. best rated book on african grey parrot, books about african grey parrots, books on african grey parrots, read books about african grey parrot, timneh african grey book.

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