I don't say "NO" to my birds. I say "BOX". ^_^
Plus, you don't "train" your kids. You "teach" them.
...Or you can just gat a leash.
On 1/13/06, Susy wrote:
> 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!