The Congo African grey parrot is the largest among the two types of the African grey parrots. Congo African grey parrots are approximately 12 – 14 inches (32-26 cm) in length and usually weigh 16 ounces (450 grams). They are grey in color and have a solid black beak with a bright red tail. Congo African grey parrots originate in Central Africa, from the southeast portion of the Ivory Coast extending to western Kenya and down to Tanzania and Angola. Congo African greys are talented talkers and begin talking between 12 and 18 months old. They love to mimic sounds and are quite good at sounding exactly like their owner’s voices. Congo African grey parrots that are exposed to more human interaction will tend to speak more cognitively than those that aren’t. African grey parrots are flock birds and need interaction and stimulation to develop into their full potential. They are sensitive and very aware to what is going on around them.
CONGO AFRICAN GREY
$1,000.00 – $2,400.00
Congo African greys are the most common and popular greys amongst the African grey parrot species . These parrots are known by their common name red tailed grey. These birds are highly sensitive and a little demanding, but they are brilliant pets for bird enthusiast. They are very good talkers and loyal feathered friends for a lovely household.