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Can Parrots Smell?

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Can Parrots Smell?
« on: May 24, 2011, 10:08:09 AM »

Somewhere on here that question was asked quite recently and I can't find it.  However, have a look at this, it explains quite a lot.

http://goodbirdinc.blogspot.com/2011/05/parrots-and-sense-of-smell.html

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Re: Can Parrots Smell?
« Reply #1 on: May 24, 2011, 02:08:29 PM »

Think it was in the tidymix thread  :thumbsup: as I said in there Traff can certainly smell carrots a mile off  :biggrin:

This is also an interesting article http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/07/080716111421.htm
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Re: Can Parrots Smell?
« Reply #2 on: May 24, 2011, 02:43:45 PM »

I so want to say "it depends how long they've been dead for".... but I wont because I have my "sensible" head on today  :biggrin:
So I wont say it  :nono:

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Re: Can Parrots Smell?
« Reply #3 on: May 24, 2011, 03:18:43 PM »

I so want to say "it depends how long they've been dead for".... but I wont because I have my "sensible" head on today  :biggrin:
So I wont say it  :nono:

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Re: Can Parrots Smell?
« Reply #4 on: May 24, 2011, 07:53:46 PM »

 :rofl: :rofl: I wonder if Nico can smell because she isn't keen on Hagens and I wondered if it was the smell
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Re: Can Parrots Smell?
« Reply #5 on: May 25, 2011, 06:42:33 AM »

Surely if they can taste , they can smell , you have to have a sense of smell to be able to taste something dont you ?  :panic:
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Re: Can Parrots Smell?
« Reply #6 on: May 25, 2011, 10:52:46 AM »

Interesting Pat  :biggrin:
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Re: Can Parrots Smell?
« Reply #7 on: May 25, 2011, 05:08:40 PM »

Cool clip Pat.

Its a cute friendly bird too  :biggrin:

Maybe we can design a test.....
need something edible that we can add different smells too without changing how it looks....

Crisps?! (Just kidding!!!)
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