One of the most intelligent birds known, the African grey parrot has an amazing ability to imitate speech. These friendly, talkative pets require a substantial amount of time with their owners and may not be appropriate for those who spend many hours away from home.
Other Animal Facts
West and central Africa
Light gray body, black beak, and bright red tail feathers
25-30 years on average
These affectionate birds often bond with a single family member. They are great talkers who love to explore their surroundings.
Eats fruits and pellet blends, supplemented with fresh vegetables.
Needs a large cage with lots of toys for mental enrichment.
Requires significant time with their owners to be happy, but may be wary of strangers.