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Old 08-16-2012, 04:33 PM
 
Location: Grosse Ile Michigan
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Originally Posted by TechGromit View Post
Actually I think some birds are smarter than dogs. I remember a co-worker telling a story of her parrot. The dog was old and became blind and the parrot would call the dogs name and the dog would walk over the to the voice that spoke his name and into some piece of furniture. The Parrot always thought it was the funniest thing. I've also seen videos where the birds were able to work out simple puzzles and count as high as 7.
We had a parrot that would amsue himself for hours by repeatedly calling the dog in my voice. Parrots are expressive and you could see the amusment and the dog ran in and looked around confused.
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