“Though I do not believe that a plant will spring up where no seed has been, I have great faith in a seed. Convince me that you have a seed there, and I am prepared to expect wonders.” — Henry David Thoreau Out of the Blue (2009) “It all […]
A great article about behavior by Dr. Susan Friedman. (The picture is Roman, soaking up affection). Link: Straight Talk about Behavior
A short video from Dr. Susan Friedman, PhD, that makes a big difference in your parrot’s trust.
Looking for an online resource to learn the basics of ABA to train your bird? This group — not a chat room — is the place to start. Join the group and ask to take the “mini lessons.” You will be assigned a tutor and begin the lessons you need […]
This article at beautyofbirds.com by Phoebe Greene Linden, SBBF, California, and S.G. Friedman, Ph.D., Utah State University, is an excellent example of applying science to understand a parrot’s behavior. It shows how we can unknowingly teach a bird to behave in certain ways, some of which we enjoy and others no so […]
Parrot perfectly imitates a child crying because the kid’s parents didn’t realize just how smart a parrot is!
This is one expressive ringneck!