The African gray parrot is famous for being the largest and greatest talking parrot. It has a high-pitched scream, mimics sounds and can whistle complete tunes. The bird will also imitate movements such as a human waving goodbye, and captive birds require a great deal of attention and affection.
|SCIENTIFIC NAME||PSITTACUS ERITHACUS
|WHERE IN THE WILD?
||CENTRAL-WESTERN AFRICA RAIN FORESTS AND MANGROVES|
|WHAT'S ON THE MENU?
||FRUIT, SEEDS, AND VEGETABLE MATTER|
||50-80 YEARS IN CAPTIVITY|