Why Birds Bite

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Birds bite. ¬†Understanding why birds bite, is the first step to stop biting. ¬†A close encounter with a bird’s beak at some point, is the one thing I can usually guarantee a bird’s owner. ¬†That and a close encounter with bird poop. ¬†They are the two things a bird owner should expect. ¬†That’s the bad…

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How to Control Bird Hormones

hormones

Bird Hormones get blamed for a lot of undesirable behaviours in our pet birds. ¬†From biting, to regurgitating – it’s easy to shrug off unwanted aggression as simply being due to the time of the year. ¬†The reality though? ¬†Hormones are a complex behavioural topic and there’s a lot of misinformation about them out there.…

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Training Lorikeets

Training Lorikeets

Can You Train Lorikeets? Training lorikeets is often considered to be harder than other parrots. ¬†The main reason for this is the difficulty in finding the right training treat for them. ¬†The average pet parrot will happily take a seed or a nut as a reward for an offered behaviour, but seeds and nuts are…

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Why Name a Bird Training Company “Works for Birds”?!??

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Bird Trainer – Melbourne might have been a better name? No I wasn’t drunk name brainstorming when I came up with “Works For Birds”. ¬†I really did try to find a name that said: bird behaviourist, bird trainer, even trains chickens, a lot of parrot training, fixes problem behaviours, stops screaming, stops biting, stops plucking.…

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