mynah bird


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mynah bird

probably the most accomplished talking bird. Black with yellow beak, feet and wattles, 12 to 18 inches long and 0.25 to 0.5 lb. Called also Gracula religiosa, Acridotheres and Sturnus spp.
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The purpose of this study was to establish a reference range for the PRTT and to compare the values obtained when the thread was placed in the fornices of upper and lower eyelids in clinically normal common mynah birds.
Hepatopathy and lymphosarcoma in a mynah bird with excessive iron storage.
I made some recordings of it mimicking people's voices and indeed it was almost impossible to distinguish the human voice from the mynah bird.
At one end were cages of love birds and multi-coloured budgies, the other, the huge talking mynah bird they seem to have in every major pet store, that you can spend half an hour trying to get to speak and it just stares at you with its beady eyes.
PROS: Laughter is the best medicine and there's nothing funnier than a parrot or mynah bird repeating inappropriate phrases in front of the vicar.
A CHEATING husband was caught out when his pet mynah bird spilled the beans to his wife.
She returned from a month at her parents to hear the mynah bird saying "divorce", "I love you" and "be patient", it was revealed yesterday.
Watch out for Sid, the speaking mynah bird, telling Graham Norton where to go, Hercules star Kevin Sorbo running on to the set of the wrong show and Fern Brittain's food fight.
Safe, silly and unspectacular, Terry and June was effectively a reworking of an early Scott/Whitfield sitcom, Happy Ever After, but without the old lady, the mynah bird and visits from four grown-up children.
The mynah bird taken from Glasgow Zoo earned the nickname Wacko because of its constant whistling and squawking.
But more than that, Mike remembered the mynah bird he once gave her as a present.
BIG Breakfast bosses are mourning the loss of their latest recruit - a "talking" mynah bird which made its debut at last month's relaunch.