Fall Stadium Special!

Fall Stadium Special!

Want to show your support of the Alex Foundation while you cheer for your favorite team? For a limited time only, get a cap, koozie, and scarf for $5 off the regular price with our Fall Stadium Special!

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Dorothy Hinshaw Patent on Dr. Pepperberg and Alex

Dorothy Hinshaw Patent on Dr. Pepperberg and Alex

Dorothy Hinshaw Patent, who has a Ph.D. in zoology and is an award-winning author of nonfiction children’s books, has written a short blog post about Dr. Pepperberg and Alex for the iNK (Interesting Nonfiction for Kids) Nonfiction Minute blog. Patent’s post introduces Dr. Pepperberg and her work

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Sterner Matching Challenge!

Sterner Matching Challenge!

6/26/15 Update: Today Griffin and Athena are excited to announce that we have reached our $15,000 goal, which marks the end of the 2015 Sterner Match Challenge! A huge thank you to everyone who donated and to the Sterner family for their generous $15,000 match donation! 6/19/15

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Griffin turns 20!

Griffin turns 20!

Happy Hatchday, Griffin! Twenty years of wonderful collaboration to show the world just how smart parrots really are! Here’s to twenty more! Party is on Friday! It’s tough having to share your hatchday party with your younger sister!

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Reddit AMA – Friday March 20th – 5pm EST

Reddit AMA Dr. Irene Pepperberg   I am Dr. Irene Pepperberg, a researcher at Harvard University in the field of animal cognition, specifically of African Grey parrots. My work began with Alex, a colleague of mine for 30 years, who was shown to have the emotional ageRead more