The Avian Behavior International Blog

Welcome to the Avian Behavior International Blog!

Here is where we house all of our best articles to help you learn more about animal behavior and training, conservation, companion parrot care and more.

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  • Using food as a contrived reinforcer to train our parrots is often fraught with emotions and tension. And not without good reason. But we can discuss the differences in contrived reinforcement and nat...

  • This week inside the Avian Behavior Lab we have been chatting about heatwaves and what to do with our birds that live outdoors. While it is the beginning of September and marks the beginning of meteor...

  • Training free lofted birds of prey can be an incredibly enriching program for trainer and bird, but it can also lead to an unnecessarily protracted program that brings all parties a lot of stress....