Here is how to get your Parrot to play with toys. New toys I have been inspired by a question posted to my yahoo group. The question was asked how do you get a Parrot used to a new toy? I think that is a marvellous question. All too often we assume because it […]
Enrichment – more than just Parrot toys, here’s how to enrich your Parrot’s life, with simple methods and materials, explained by Barbara Heidenreich. I love the word “enriching.” Everything about it just sounds glorious. It seems to suggest being immersed in bountiful fun. Who can say “no” to that? Certainly not the animals in my […]
Discover the many benefits of using reusable foraging toys for both you and you Parrot. Watch David demonstrate some of our top selling foraging toys, all available to purchase now!
Barbara Heidenreich explains what to do if your Parrot is afraid of toys. Positive reinforcement strategies involve focusing on kind and gentle methods to teach your bird that circumstances that were once frightening now result in desired consequences. To better demonstrate how to apply the principles let’s work through an example. Imagine trying to introduce […]
In this blog, Liz Wilson outlines why play is so important for Parrots. Long viewed as a childish waste of time, play is now perceived as a critical component of the healthy human lifestyle. This is true also of all intelligent species and not just babies, as play behaviours have been observed in adult […]