Of parrots and people: the sometimes funny, always fascinating, and often catastrophic collision of two intelligent species

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2009.
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Citing the parrot's intelligence and popularity as an American pet of choice, a behavioral and cultural report traces the legal and illicit trade of valuable species, describes ongoing efforts to regulate breeding, and evaluates the intricate relationship between parrots and people. 30,000 first printing.
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subject_facet Human-animal relationships -- Miscellanea, Parrots -- Miscellanea
title_display Of parrots and people : the sometimes funny, always fascinating, and often catastrophic collision of two intelligent species
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title_sub the sometimes funny, always fascinating, and often catastrophic collision of two intelligent species