African grey

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Noun1.African grey - commonly domesticated grey parrot with red-and-black tail and white faceAfrican grey - commonly domesticated grey parrot with red-and-black tail and white face; native to equatorial Africa
parrot - usually brightly colored zygodactyl tropical birds with short hooked beaks and the ability to mimic sounds
genus Psittacus, Psittacus - type genus of the Psittacidae: usually restricted to the African grey
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The seven-year-old African grey takes chips and peas from Julie and Steven Roberts as they eat dinner in their Milnsbridge home.
MEET Jack, the adult African grey parrot, who came to new owner Paul Harding with an X-rated vocabulary.
A WILDLIFE conservation group in Cameroon has said it was considering suing Ethiopian Airlines for complicity after it caught smugglers trying to take 1,000 African Grey parrots, worth more than BD300,000 to Bahrain.
Geoff Grewcock at the Warwickshire Wildlife Sanctuary gets a mouthful of abuse from Barney the macaw, who is pictured (left) with one of the centre's African grey parrots who has picked up his vulgar language.
They say the African grey's swearing is a secondary issue compared with the other problems the 35-year-old has caused her neighbours.
MEET Miracle Mo, the African Grey parrot who found her way home thanks to the Irish Sunday Mirror.
But it was no snarling rottweiler that confronted the villains -it was Matilda, an African grey parrot which said: 'Hello, who are you?' And when the stunned burglars offered no reply, the bird took an altogether sterner tone, demanding: 'Hey you, come over here!'
FLINT the African Grey parrot has been saved from death - by a Buddhist faith healer.
Abstract: A 5-month-old African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus) was examined after 3 weeks of weakness, ataxia, mental depression, and seizures.
Pixie the African Grey was recovered after a text alert was sent to 200 people.
But disaster struck when his African Grey, Finlay, was startled by a visitor's knock on the door and flew off.

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