HomeAfrican Grey ParrotAfrican Greys Are NOT Cuddly Birds African Greys Are NOT Cuddly Birds African Greys are often described as being independent birds. Some would go so far as saying that Greys do not enjoy being physically handled the way other large parrots do. But is this true? I'm here with Smokey to offer our take on this. Tweet Pin It Related Posts Parrot Slides Down Banister and Wins Hearts Everywhere Whiskey the Pirate – African Grey Parrot Talking up a storm Suspicious Womans Parrot Reveals Her Husband Is Cheating On Her With The Housemaid Amazing African Grey Parrot Talking, Spelling, Counting Saying all his favourite movie quotes!