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Re: biteing conure

Posted by Deborah on December 01, 2011 at 13:30:15:

In Reply to: biteing conure posted by Bri on November 30, 2011 at 20:44:17:

Try to find a way to use positive reinforcement of the behavior you want and avoid the biting behavior as much as you can. There are a ton of threads here on biting, as well as a lot of resources on more highly trafficked sites. IMO an important component is understanding why the biting occurs and to avoid inadvertently rewarding it. For example if she bites because she doesn't want to be out and you put her in the cage, then from her point of view she has taught you to put her away when she bites...

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