On 1/12/06, Alison wrote:
> On 1/12/06, Scott wrote:
>> So let me get this straight, if you had a child, would you completely
>> shut them off from the parts of your house that may potentially be a
>> danger to them?
> ABSOLUTELY! And I do have a child. If you had children you would know
> that they learn to walk, long before they have the capacity to
> danger. I had gates keeping my child safe from injury in the two most
> dangerous rooms in ANY home. The Kitchen and the Bathroom. -Alison-
Have you ever heard of training them, both birds and small children, by
using the word NO? I have both, a macaw and 2 children and they all
understand NO and I have never had to gate my children!