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Because of their high intelligence, African greys are easily bored and require attention. They are relatively playful and enjoy toys in their environment, especially "puzzle'' types. Because they love to chew, all toys must be free of toxic metals, hooks, sharp objects, or small, easily consumed components. Providing chew toys or fresh-cut branches from nontoxic, pesticide-free trees is encouraged for African greys. Check with your veterinarian for recommendations on locally available safe trees.

Credit: Used with permission of the Zoological Education Network.
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