the true story of the relationship between psychologist Irene Pepperberg & Alex, an African Grey parrot who proved scientists and accepted wisdom wrong by demonstrating an astonishing ability to communicate and understand complex ideas. remembrance of Pepperberg’s irascible, unforgettable, and always surprising best friend.
African Grey - The African Grey Parrot (Psittacus erithacus), also known as the Grey Parrot, is a medium-sized parrot found in the primary and secondary rainforest of West and Central Africa. 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.