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Mia the African Grey


Mia was rehomed to Alveus as the previous sanctuary’s owner was retiring.

She is an ambassador for how the pet trade has affected her parrot species and many others around the world.


African Grey

Psittacus erithacus (Birds)

Conservation Status

IUCN: Endangered with decreasing population trend

Native To

Equatorial Africa (dense forests)

Date of Birth




Arrived at Alveus

April 2021


Parrot Aviary

Animal Quest #8: African Grey Edition

Learn more about Mia on Animal Quest

Mia's Highlights

Mia Dances With Connor

Mia Walks Around The Aviary

Mia Shows Of Her Many Talents

Bomb Explodes At Alveus

Mia Makes A Car Alarm Sound

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