Video of the Week- Einstein, The Talkative Parrot

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Everyone knows that parrots are smart birds and that they can mimic human languages easily - But this bird is so smart that they call him Einstein! And, the Congo African Grey Parrot really lives up to his name!

The smarty pants lives at the Knoxville Zoo in Tennessee. Her trainer, Stephanie White, says while it is normal for African Grey's to talk, Einstein is unusual in that whenever she hears a new word or sound, she repeats it over and over, until she masters it. The best part is, she loves to show of her language skills to the zoo visitors and is the star of the bird show.

But just like Beau,The Math Dog, Einstein needs a reward. She loves sunflower seeds but her absolute favorite treat is peanuts!

Resources: knoxvillezoo.com

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437 Comments
  • KYLEThursday, October 24, 2019 at 4:25 pm
    What is the name of this african grey parrot?
    • LOLMonday, May 27, 2019 at 9:39 pm
      So AWESOME. I wish I could teach my birds to do that.
      • AjdWednesday, March 6, 2019 at 11:54 am
        How cute
        • puggirl
          puggirlTuesday, December 19, 2017 at 2:10 pm
          so funny i want that bird
          • chathena
            chathenaThursday, November 16, 2017 at 5:54 pm
            Haha so funny
            • claudieMonday, March 13, 2017 at 5:07 pm
              love it
              • yueun207
                yueun207Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 2:44 pm
                omg
                • hgbjmhdvmb,Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 1:41 pm
                  how does she do that
                  • smartfox
                    smartfoxSunday, October 9, 2016 at 7:18 pm
                    Wow her water sound is super good
                    • smartfox
                      smartfoxSunday, October 9, 2016 at 7:16 pm
                      Her woof is weird