Synopses & Reviews
Parrots are sensitive creatures whose intelligence is often grossly underrated and, as a result, frequently exhibit behavior that is misunderstood by their owners. This reference guide to owning a parrot answers questions about problems and tensions between these feathered creatures and their owners. The basic elements of parrot psychology are explained, as are environmental factors that can cause biting, screaming, and feather plucking. Case studies of specific relationships are used to illustrate both good and bad examples of the pet/owner relationship.
This practical and helpful book draws on the author's extensive experience to provide a valuable source of guidence for parrot owners at every level.
About the Author
is a parrot expert who has answered readers queries on parrots in Cage & Aviary Birds
for more than 25 years.