Table of Contents
Good Bird Magazine
Volume I Issue I
From the Editor’s Perch
Welcome to the Premiere Issue of Good Bird™ Magazine – Barbara Heidenreich
He Said, She Said, Science Says. Science and Behavior – Susan Friedman, Ph.D.
How Positive Reinforcement Training Changed my Life – Kellie Snider
Food, Glorious Food. Using Food to Train – Barbara Heidenreich
A Big Payoff from a Lot of Little Steps. Training Parrots at the Philadelphia Zoo – Marina Haynes and Marianne Morrison.
The Importance of Foraging Behavior in Captive Parrots – Laura Wade DVM, Dipl. ABVP (Avian)
How Did They Train That? Experts Share Their Training Strategies
Training Step Up for Positive Reinforcement – Matt Edmonds
The Basics of Target Training – Linda Morrow
What Is Your Bird Thinking? Learn to Read Bird Body Language – Barbara Heidenreich
Take Flight! Travel and Leisure for the Parrot Enthusiast
Healesville Australia – Aussie Parrot Paradise – Rebecca K. O’Connor
Science for the Bird Brain (a Synopsis of Scientific Papers Related to Avian Medicine)
Clinical Avian Urology – Diane Starnes
Your Good Bird! Reader Success Stories
Harness Training an African Grey Parrot – Stephanie Ernst
An Amazon Parrot with a Difficult Past Learns to Trust – Rebecca Bone
When Hands and Water Bottles are Scary – Sheralin Conkey
Pick a Principle. Positive Reinforcement, Negative Reinforcement or Punishment?
Barbara Heidenreich and Susan Friedman, Ph.D.
Learning to Fly
The Process of Fledging -Tex Hankey
Strategies to Utilize when a Flighted Parrot Escapes– Barbara Heidenreich
Out of the Mouths of Parrots
Kiwi Gets a Fright! – Cheryl Rose
Batik Learns a “Special” Word – Betty Ferguson
A Smart Quaker Parakeet – Kellie Snider
Parrot Festival – Cheryl Rose
Upcoming Events and Seminars
Quothe the Raven…er, we mean Parrot!