Part 1 - Introduction to Training DVD. Learn behaviour basics and tools for training your bird!
Companion parrot enthusiasts finally have a visual resource to access that offers a 'true' presentation of positive reinforcement training in action. This new DVD represents that first in what will be a series of high quality DVDs revealing that training and behaviour management techniques of avian training professionals such as Barbara Heidenrieich. If you are a 'visual learner' and are looking for a DVD that will give you an insight into what positive reinforcement based training is all about then look no further - this is a must have.
Once the foundation for understanding how to train a parrot has been achieved, Barbara takes the viewer through the step-by-step approximations involved in achieving 'Target Training', 'Turn Around on Cue', 'Wave on Cue', 'Step Up on Cue' and 'Retrieve'. Each of these behaviour chains is excellentrly filmed and close-ups are provided to highlight the perfect time to deliever reinforcing rewards. The footage is clear, stable and perfectly accompanied by Barbara's easy to digest narrative. The editing is excellent and each training sequence offers a concise learning experience for the viewer.
This is essential addition to the companion parrot owner's toolkit - Highly Recommended. Reviewed by Jim McKendry Parrot Behavoiur Consultant
Here is a preview on Youtube on what you can learn click here