I wonder how many hours in my life I have dedicated to staring at my birds? To a non-parrot owner, that might seem like time wasted, but we all know better.
It blows my mind whenever I read something about “new discoveries” regarding parrot intelligence in some science journal. A bird’s foraging skill is hardly a new development. It is how they have fed themselves for millions of years.
But to a non-bird owner, or a scientist …