15 What Makes Owls Hard to Train?

15 What Makes Owls Hard to Train?

Owls are iconic, mysterious, and deeply ingrained in our culture. They make important conservation ambassadors, albeit challenging ones.

Our Masterclass on How to Raise an Ambassador Owl focuses on how to work through the specifics of these challenges as well as why this makes a good model for raising and training other animal ambassadors for conservation work.

You can check it out right here.

We have more podcasts on owls right here:
Episode 45 What Matters When Training an Owl Ambassador

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