Why Does My Bird Do That: A Guide to Parrot Behavior / Edition 2

Why Does My Bird Do That: A Guide to Parrot Behavior / Edition 2

by Julie Rach Mancini
     
 

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ISBN-10: 047003971X

ISBN-13: 9780470039717

Pub. Date: 11/06/2006

Publisher: Turner Publishing Company

In this updated edition of the popular guide to parrot behavior, you’ll learn why your bird does strange things and discover positive techniques for modifying those behaviors. You'll get information on training and caring for your bird, normal behavior, and species-specific behavior. Don’t let your feathers get ruffled by a headstrong, beakstrong bird.

Overview

In this updated edition of the popular guide to parrot behavior, you’ll learn why your bird does strange things and discover positive techniques for modifying those behaviors. You'll get information on training and caring for your bird, normal behavior, and species-specific behavior. Don’t let your feathers get ruffled by a headstrong, beakstrong bird. Learn how to develop a mutually rewarding relationship with your parrot.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470039717
Publisher:
Turner Publishing Company
Publication date:
11/06/2006
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.58(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments.

Introduction.

Chapter 1 Flock Behavior in the Wild and How It Applies in the Home.

Chapter 2 Parrot Behavior Examined.

Chapter 3 Normal Parrot Behaviors.

Chapter 4 Behaviors That Indicate Illness.

Chapter 5 Behaviors That Indicate Stress.

Chapter 6 Behaviors That Indicate Boredom.

Chapter 7 Breeding Behaviors.

Chapter 8 Juvenile Behaviors.

Chapter 9 Behaviors Every Bird Should Know.

Chapter 10 Managing Undesirable Behaviors.

Chapter 11 Will My Bird Talk?

Chapter 12 Behaviors Every Bird Owner Should Know.

Appendix A Pet Bird Personalities.

Appendix B Resources.

Index.

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