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We were going to purchase a baby bird from a breeder, but the bird had become a family pet. We decided to adopt a bird in need of a new family. An ad stood out, and that was a 1 1/2 y/o bird named Adoff.

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Hi! My name is Adoff

I am an African Grey from Millville, NJ.



6 years old   M

African Grey

Macaroni cooked and uncooked, apples, peanuts, cashews, crackers and bananas

During the day, the lower section of his house, at night time he heads up to the top of his house.

getting a bath, when his toy doesn't do what he wants, his bird buddy, Seymour, squawking.

I LOVE to mimic my Mom,...though I prefer being played with by my Dad.

Gets all cutsey with visitors so they will feed him a peanut. If he doesn't like a new toy....he won't touch it, get near anything by it. Asks Seymour if he wants to go to bed when he squawks..

My kids may grow up, but Adoff will always be in his hilarious, terrible 2's..

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  Adoff and Lucy
Hi Adoff!

My name is Lucy. I am an African grey just like you. I am a bit older than you (by about 40 years) but I don't let age difference stand in the way of making a new friend!

Like you, I share my house and humans with a mini-macaw. Dante acts like a big brother to me even though we about the same size and I am much older than he is. He protects me whenever a new human enters our territory by spreading his wings and fluffing up all of his feathers. It is all for show, though. He is afraid of almost everything but I appreciate his efforts. We have been together for a long time. We got adopted by this nice family just a couple of months ago and we are still getting acclimated to each other. The good news is that we love each other and Dante and I will have a *forever* home.

I love everybody. My Dad says that I have never bitten anyone and that I am "constitutionally incapable" of hurting anyone. (Whatever that means!) I have really bad cataracts and have a difficult time getting around, so I don't fly anymore. I love to do *walkabouts*: I walk all around a room, exploring all of the nooks and crannies. Whenever I encounter a new object, I say, "Ooooooo" and make a clucking sound.

I love cashews but I HATE baths! Dad makes me take one anyhow but I always try to walk out of the water. Dad says that I make a noise that sounds like a cat when I am put into the water. Cats must not like water, either!

Stop by sometime. I can tell you stories about the *good ol' days* abd we can share some cashews. I promise to show you all of the interesting objects around the room.

Lucy

Come visit me, Cookie, Toffee, Folger, Dante, Lucy & Peanut.

09/05/2011 01:31.58 PM Report This Comment  
  Helloooooooo Adoff!
Thank you so much for voting for Sammy!
I voted for you too! My uncle had an African Grey Parrot and I just love them!!!!!! Especially yours!!!!! Btw, I voted for you and Seymour :D

Come visit me, Sammy, Feathers, Lolly & Danny.

08/10/2011 01:40.11 PM Report This Comment  
  Hello Adoff
Flying by to meet new friends and leave you a vote Joe Joe

Come visit me, Khloe, Chloe, Miss Prissy & Joe Joe.

08/06/2011 09:18.12 PM Report This Comment  
  Newest Words
I've learned new words! When my Daddy walks in the door, I say "Hi Daddy", and when Daddy isn't home, I say.."Daddy home?". I just love my Daddy. I also like to go "Quack, Quack". I love when Mommy sings me Old MacDonald's Farm. I haven't quite got the EIEIOOOO down yet, but I'm working on it!

Come visit me, Adoff & Seymour.

07/29/2011 09:40.25 AM Report This Comment  
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  I'm a Good Bird!
I've been a very good bird this week. I step up for my Mommy on a perch, and they bought me this huge Java play stand. I've been a very good bird. You should see me wag my tail feathers!

Come visit me, Adoff & Seymour.

05/14/2011 06:09.47 AM Report This Comment  
  What a Bird
Adoff fasinates me...the way he picks up new words every day by just listening. One thing. I think a female in his past household was not as loving to him. He loves my husband, and though I feed and clean the cage...he wants to bite me. Any suggestions on how to get on a level where he kinda likes me? Thanks

Come visit me, Adoff & Seymour.

05/03/2011 08:39.42 AM Report This Comment  
  Happy May Day!
It's May Day! Though my buddy Seymour would rather fly around the May Pole, I'd prefer to tear apart all those colorful ribbons and then munch on the tree bark. That's a birdy May Day.

Come visit me, Adoff & Seymour.

05/01/2011 07:30.42 AM Report This Comment  
  Muhahaha
I'm getting on my human sister's nerves. I keep telling her to do the dishwasher.

Come visit me, Adoff & Seymour.

04/23/2011 07:51.08 AM Report This Comment  
  It's......
EARTH DAY!! I love Mother Earth. Let's show her how much we care on her special day.

Come visit me, Adoff & Seymour.

04/22/2011 09:14.06 AM Report This Comment  
  I love a new song!
My Mom sings skidamarinkedink skiadarinkedo, I love you. I love that new song. I just bounce up and down and want more...Encore Mom...Encore!

Come visit me, Adoff & Seymour.

04/16/2011 07:40.46 AM Report This Comment  
  I like to make my Mom sing.....
I have a guitar and when you push the buttons, it plays a song. I bob up and down to let my Mom know I want her to sing to me. I want her to sing ALL the time. My favorite song to sing is..."I like to eat, eat, eat APPLES!" I really give apples my all when I sing. :D

Come visit me, Adoff & Seymour.

04/07/2011 11:05.54 AM Report This Comment  
  wHAT A HILARIOUS BIRD!

Valerie, Franklin Square, NY.

04/05/2011 08:02.21 PM Report This Comment  
  Hello Adoff
Kudos to you for adopting an adult parrot. So many birds needs homes!!!! I work in a parrot store and we have consignment birds that people give up for various reasons. So many people just don't understand the commitment when they adopt a bird. I am glad that Adoff has found his forever home. He looks just like our "Rocket" birdie. Fly on in for a visit soon!
Rocket & the gang

Come visit me, SUSAN, soooo Sweet! (Team Catcher), ROCKET, Wonder Wings 1st Base, Zazu R.I.P. - Waiting at Rainbow Bridge <3, OOdles, The "finchey" bunch...R.I.P. Maestro, PEDRO, Rainforest Raiders Reserve/ The Destroyer! & ~~BUDDY< The Budmeister!! ~~.

04/05/2011 07:33.40 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Adoff
Nice to meet you. I sure hope you have fun here on Bird Channel. Fly by and visit me sometime. I left you a vote. Have a great day.

Come visit me, Tweet & Squak.

04/05/2011 04:20.15 PM Report This Comment  
  Hi Adoff:)
Welcome on here too. "Peek-a-boo" was one of me first frases too:) Love to play it too, when mom hides behind doors and walls. Nice ta meet ya, left ya a votie too. Have fun Buddy!

Come visit me, Dino.

04/05/2011 03:46.00 PM Report This Comment  
  I've Learned a New Word!
Hey Everyone....I learned a new phrase and I use it ALL the time. What is it? PEEK-A-BOO. Hehe!!! It's fun to watch my parents hide and pop out.

Come visit me, Adoff & Seymour.

04/05/2011 08:55.01 AM Report This Comment  
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