On 11/03/06, Debbie wrote:
> WOW a piece of cothing with his scent.....Now thats a good idea for
> even different types of animals as well as birds too!
> I say try anything and to me it doesnt matter what board you are on
> we try whatever might work and its nice to hear ideas of what works
> on any bird.
> Have a good weekend everybody,
>> On 11/02/06, Jo-Ann wrote:
>> Another thing to try is have hubby read to the bird and spend some
>> time with her (Yikes! maybe the gray will get jealous!) I know
>> it's hard to find the time for everyone and everything, but a
>> little extra time spent may well be worth a pound of cure!
>> One thing I tried to get my tiel (sorry - I know this is an amazon
>> board) a bit used to my husband was to put a piece of cloth in her
>> cage that had his scent on it. We hung it in the cage with a
>> safety pin (might need something a bit stronger for a zon) and
>> she played with it. We think it worked but she just may have
>> gotten a bit more used to him.
>> Good luck
My avian vet says that a bird has no sense of smell and I have read
this in several books but just try telling my parrots that when I am
cooking spaghetti or frying chicken. They go nuts and they are not in
the same room nor can they see what I am cooking...lol