Parrot perfectly imitates a child crying because the kid’s parents didn’t realize just how smart a parrot is!
http://www.cnn.com/2015/06/10/us/chimpanzee-crow-intelligence-studies/ Bird intelligence becomes more and more evident.
A good short video on training and using a “bridge.” A bridge is a usually a word said to a bird to let it know that a treat is on the way. This is essential in training. Looks like someone needs to see Cockatude 14 They’re Back! I think that […]
This video is about the ABC’s of behavior. It’s a good introduction to one of the tools that professional trainers use when working with parrots. It applies to every living organism, not just people and parrots. Learn more about Applied Behavior Analysis and not only will your parrot be happier and […]
I found this excellent primer on teaching freeflight on YouTube. Don’t try this without a professional behaviorist who knows how to train birds to fly free. This video covers the main methods and hazards.
Flying free? What a strange idea! That’s like humans or dogs running, or a workout in the gym, or doing something completely natural! How odd! Doesn’t it look like fun? Yes, its understandable that people worry about free flight. But parrots are as intelligent as a five-year-old child and they […]
http://youtu.be/0bt9xBuGWgw What other animals besides humans can dance? What does this say about parrots?
Talking parrots are often a “grey” area. Not all parrots talk and we should not expect them to. They are just as interesting with our without speech. Wiskey is a chatterbox.