Well-known fact: we began to pay less attention to live communication, preferring the Internet and gadgets. Another confirmation of this is the home parrot of the American iPhone user, who took extreme measures to distract a person from the device.
The parrot is a pretty smart bird, some of their species are compared in terms of the complexity of intellectual activity with ravens, which puts them higher than most other animals on the planet. Nevertheless, even children know that a parrot can repeat almost any sounds, absolutely not understanding their meaning. At first glance, the behavior of the Australian parrot Lucky (Corell family) is not unusual, he simply repeats the iPhone ringtone, as he hears it quite often.
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However, it was noted that most often the bird begins to “ring” when the owner is putting on shoes and is about to leave. Reddit users commenting on the video suggested that the smart parrot revealed a pattern in human behavior – when the iPhone makes such a sound, it is immediately picked up and, in fact, stroked. Lucky probably achieves a similar effect.
A large selection of imitations of ringtones, camera shutter and other electronic sounds by birds:
Perhaps in the future he will begin to communicate with Siri, as another parrot named Kiwi already did, who learned to accurately reproduce the voice of the owner and activate Apple’s virtual assistant.