The three C’s will help you captain the ship of parrot behavior through stormy seas. They are the stars, the rudder, and the engine of behavior shaping. They’re not difficult to understand at all. It just takes practice to use them properly, like juggling. Please consider becoming our Patron at […]
Some might think it’s a sign of intelligence that Babalu pulls in his dry food bowl when I replace the wet food one. I think the greatest sign of intelligence is that he pushes out the bowl to me so I can replace it. I didn’t teach him these behaviors […]
“The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them; that’s the essence of inhumanity.” -George Bernard Shaw
What crazy person would record an episode in a room full of cockatoos? Why wasn’t there an air traffic controller? Cockatude 18, Who’s training whom? Tips and tricks for training cockatoos and parrots. (And surviving a recording session with 10 large cockatoos vying for your attention). Roman learned to shake […]
Sugar has that certain look in her eye…
http://news.sciencemag.org/plants-animals/2014/09/cockatoos-can-learn-each-other-how-make-and-use-tools The more I learn the more amazed I am!