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Teach your parrot to wear a bird harness

Teaching Your Parrot to Wear a Bird Harness

By Diane Burroughs WARNING:  Always conduct training session inside until your bird is comfortable wearing the harness.  Never leave your bird unattended in a bird harness, either indoors or outside  Never tie your bird to his perch with the bird leash. He may become startled and panicked causing injury or death.  Make sure that the harness […]

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Parakeet Basketball Bird Trick Toy

Basketball for Parakeets?

By Diane Burroughs Imagine little Parakeet, Cockatiel or Lovebird shooting hoops like a pro!  Or, bowling a strike? JW Pets has created basketball for parakeets toy. Most bird trick toys are made for medium to  large parrots.   But, we’ve found a new source for petite and small bird trick toys.  Basketball, Bowling and Skeetball.  Gosh, […]

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Alex the Parrot knew colors, size, matter and more

Alex the Parrot and Parrot Intelligence

By Diane Burroughs Did you know that Parrots have been found to be as smart as a 4 to 5 year old child? Alex the parrot showed the world how smart animals are. Pioneering research from Dr. Irene Pepperberg at Brandeis University and and Harvard plus, researchers at the Universities of Vienna and Oxford have […]

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Bring out the intelligence of birds with clicker training

Discover the Intelligence of Birds with Bird Training DVD’s

By Diane Burroughs Bird Training DVD’s not only help you discover the intelligence of birds, but they provide several functions for you, a pet parent, too like: Improved human, parrot relationship simply with quality time Your parrot learns to want to please you You learn to understand and appreciate your parrot Parrot enrichment and parrot […]

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The Percher saves fingers from a biting bird

Hormones and Rehoming Parrots

Do Hormones Contribute to Rehoming Parrots? By Diane Burroughs Parrots, like any pet, will mature and develop hormonal or seasonal behaviors.  Hormonal parrots strut, flat back and become more temperamental.  They are more territorial than usual, too, making the parrot difficult to handle.  Do hormones contribute to rehoming parrots or placing them for adoption? Seasonal […]

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