A nifty parrot factoid

I *just* learned, from an ornithologist, that parrots’ tongues have lateral preference — that is, they have “handedness.” Thus, as you can see in the pic at the bottom of the previous post, Zeke has a “right handed” tongue! Who knew?

He also seems to be right-handed in his foot preference for tricks, holding food, and stepping up to my finger.

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