Florida Grad Student Designs Buggy for Pet Parrot

University of Florida student Andrew Gray created the "bird buggy" to quiet down pet bird.
1:19 | 01/14/13

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I've heard what what happens when he doesn't get the attention he wants he screams. 29 year old Ian drew -- was tired of listening to the loud screeching coming from his parents pet parrot named pepper. This terrible ear piercing and hear that a whole house is really annoying in an effort to stop pepper from constantly calling out for attention. This University of Florida master's student decided to put his computer engineering skills to test creating -- one -- only. Our bodies most people are really surprise. And it staring a lot because it's just doesn't seem right doesn't seem natural grace says it took -- four months to build the -- And another three just to get pepper on it. It took a lot just to get him on the -- he -- -- standard but after using treats to get pepper comfortable. Gray says it's been smooth sailing ever since generating a lot of buzz among his friends. They're surprise and it's a really odd sight to see an animal driving a robot in fact. I haven't seen anything like it on the Internet in fact -- YouTube video has already racked up close to 800000. Views making the -- And more importantly his owner. Very happy ever looks like examining that time I don't know if he is there is anybody likes -- -- thank you so so he participates reporting from Gainesville Florida. I'm -- Kelly for ABC news.

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