If Dogs Could Talk FOR KIDS was inspired by a real living parrot, named Orion. Orion is an African Grey Congo parrot. She was 17 years old during the last year of having her words documented. You are seeing a real look into a parrot's vocabulary. For scientific reasons...the exact words she said, were documented, chronologically, from current to past. Some sentences from her vocabulary were left out of this book..to make sure everyone will enjoy reading it. If Dogs Could Talk features her complete vocabulary. This book will make you laugh out loud, and will make you question your own pet's intelligence.