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That is such a weird concept to me. It seems to suggest you need a fancy diet to get your Parrot into training. This is not my experience. The more Parrots I meet, the more I find the strategy of micro managing of diets to be outdated.
Time flies and so do Parrots - the Parrot that flies out of the window, the aviary or the door. Recently reading on internet some truly sad stories of lost birds, I thought I might share some happier experiences both of my own and my friends.
Two weeks after an accidental fire in the home, Gus a 13 year old Grey Parrot was presented to Avian Veterinary Services with his owner describing him as off colour and having a change in his voice. This normally extremely vocal Grey had become less chatty and when he did vocalize he was sounding hoarse.
`Screaming. Somebody reinforced the heck out of that behaviour.` I said to myself. Misty, a Double Yellow-headed Amazon Parrot, lived with me for only a few weeks. She was there so that I could put some of her vocal behaviours on cue....