Size: Medium Size 45 cm
Duration of life: 40 – 60 years
They have an amazing ability to mimic not only the words but the voice, which is very similar to human. In addition, they can imitate sounds with incredible accuracy, for example, water dripping from a tap or sounds of construction equipment. Be careful, do not say those words that you do not want to hear from them later in the presence of African Grey, it is noticed that they tend to remember such words.
You better don`t buy African Grey just because you want a talking bird. Not all African Grey can talk. In addition, not all species of parrots are able to imitate words and sounds will be able to speak.
Parrots choose to dwell in tropical forests, preferring dense, relatively sparse areas. Habitats of some subspecies include also coasts and dense rainforests. The species spread from the southeast of the
Ivory Coast to the west of Kenya. Birds like to nest in tall trees and spend their free time on them. They eat various fruits, berries and nuts.
More detailed information you can read in our article about African Grey Parrots.
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