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eBook The Adventures of an African Grey Parrot: Livingstone in Space ePub

by Patricia Johns,Giulia Canata

  • ISBN: 0954624424
  • Subcategory: For Children
  • Author: Patricia Johns,Giulia Canata
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: P.J. Publishing (October 31, 2003)
  • Pages: 24
  • ePub book: 1551 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1485 kb
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  • Rating: 4.8
  • Votes: 146

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Alex, an African Grey parrot, talking to his owner, Irene Pepperberg. Trainers then started to use the word no when refusing to relinquish an item desired by the parrot.

Alex, an African Grey parrot, talking to his owner, Irene Pepperberg. Catalogue Description View Collection Item. The vocabulary of Alex. Whenever he incorrectly identified an object, Alex was told no. After about 18 months of training, he began to use the word to his trainer when he appeared to wish not to be handled. Soon Alex would use the word no. When refusing to identify a proffered object, he would say no

The Chief Engineer and the Third sat at tea on the . Curlew in the East India Docks. For one thing, I don't want her to go out after seven of an evening, and she's promised me she won't

The Chief Engineer and the Third sat at tea on the . The small and not over-clean steward having placed everything he could think of upon the table, and then added everything the Chief could think of, had assiduously poured out two cups of tea and withdrawn by request. For one thing, I don't want her to go out after seven of an evening, and she's promised me she won't. If she does I shall know, and pretend that I know through the parrot What do you think of it?" "Think of it?" said the Third, staring at him. "Think of it?

I have paired the book with The Desperate Adventures of Zeno & Alya. Zeno is also an African grey parrot and many chapters of the book are told from his perspective. He is an intelligent bird that has learned many things from humans.

I have paired the book with The Desperate Adventures of Zeno & Alya. This parallel with the nonfiction work will help reinforce the message of Alex the Parrot. The two central bird figures in these books make the pairing especially suitable for Venn diagrams. I would have students compare the abilities of Alex and Zeno. Because of the length, Alex the Parrot would make a good read aloud book. I would start by reading it to the.

What others are saying. The Desperate Adventures of Zeno and Alya. An orphaned African grey parrot who can speak 127 words

One of the most intelligent birds in the world. Their overall gentle nature and their inclination and ability to mimic speech have made them popular pets. The African Grey Parrot is listed on CITES appendix II, which restricts trade of wild-caught species. What others are saying. An orphaned African grey parrot who can speak 127 words.

Our new African Grey Congo Parrot, Pickles, has just settled in his new cage in our living room. He went in willingly enough and I quickly closed the cage door and fell in a heap on the couch. there staring at him, and he at me. Silence, while we each pondered our new living situations.

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The grey parrot or African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus) is an Old World parrot in the family Psittacidae. Grey parrots are also highly intelligent, having been shown to perform at the cognitive level of a 4– to 6-year-old child in some tasks. This article describes the Congo grey parrot. New experiments have shown that grey parrots can learn number sequences and can associate human voices with those humans' faces

The adventures of pinocchio. I do not know how this really happened, yet the fact remains thatone fine day this piece of wood found itself in the shop of an oldcarpenter.

The adventures of pinocchio. His real name was Mastro Antonio, but everyone called himMastro Cherry, for the tip of his nose was so round and red and shinythat it looked like a ripe cherry. As soon as he saw that piece of wood, Mastro Cherry was filled with jo. ubbing his hands together happily, he mumbled half to himself: "This has come in the nick of time. I shall use it to make the leg of atable.

African grey parrots generally inhabit savannas, coastal mangroves, woodland and edges of forest clearings in their . Offering a balanced, pelleted diet, such as Nutri-Berries, for the main diet of an African grey helps prevent vitamin and mineral deficiencies

African grey parrots generally inhabit savannas, coastal mangroves, woodland and edges of forest clearings in their West and Central Africa range. Though the larger of the African grey subspecies is referred to as the Congo African grey, this bird actually has a much wider natural range in Africa, including the southeastern Ivory Coast, Kenya, and Tanzania. Offering a balanced, pelleted diet, such as Nutri-Berries, for the main diet of an African grey helps prevent vitamin and mineral deficiencies. A grey that consumes a pelleted diet generally does not need vitamin supplements added to its food. African Greys Love to eat: Nutri-Berries.

An African grey parrot was found to be capable of working out the location of hidden food using the kind of deduction and elimination skills previously seen only in humans and apes. The discovery means that parrots join a select band of creatures at the pinnacle of animal intelligence. Experiments were carried out on seven African greys aged between seven and 25 years and kept in a rescue centre in Austria. Sandra Mikolasch of Vienna University said: 'Two different but equally preferred food items were hidden in view of the birds under two opaque cups. Then an experimenter secretly.