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World's Weirdest - The lyrebird



The lyrebird is able to mimic not just bird calls but human made sounds as well with incredible accuracy.

   

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Comment icon #5 Posted by Hilander on 17 September, 2012, 16:44
My parrot use to whine like a puppy.
Comment icon #6 Posted by wolfknight on 17 September, 2012, 18:02
That is too cool. Birds are smart.
Comment icon #7 Posted by Unusual on 17 September, 2012, 21:21
Amazing
Comment icon #8 Posted by Lion6969 on 18 September, 2012, 7:04
Amazing!!!
Comment icon #9 Posted by Finder of Lost Things on 23 September, 2012, 11:30
So Cool! My favorite local bird is the Catbird which can imitate several bird species. Thought I had a crazy variety at my house one morning, turned out to be one little old Catbird.
Comment icon #10 Posted by MissMelsWell on 23 September, 2012, 15:30
I used to have a houseful of parrots...one of my birds used to immitate a ticking grandfather clock. I never had a ticking clock in my home so it had to have been something he'd heard prior to living in my house. He drove me crazy. LOL I also had one that would immitate a human sneeze. If I sneezed, he'd "sneeze" right after me. If I faked sneezing, he wouldn't echo me. He seemed to know the difference between real and fake. LOL.
Comment icon #11 Posted by coldethyl on 23 September, 2012, 17:09
My bf's grandmother has a parrot and it mocks everything. When she had leg surgery it started saying 'oh my leg' and now says it all the time.
Comment icon #12 Posted by schizoidwoman on 23 September, 2012, 17:27
I also had one that would immitate a human sneeze. If I sneezed, he'd "sneeze" right after me. If I faked sneezing, he wouldn't echo me. He seemed to know the difference between real and fake. LOL. That is brilliant - he saw through your fake sneeze scheme!
Comment icon #13 Posted by Amy the Mighty on 24 September, 2012, 16:17
Ooh, a Lyre bird! We used to hear them "chainsawing" away in the bush when I was little.
Comment icon #14 Posted by Naga69 on 25 October, 2012, 13:55
This is awesome lol


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