> Hi Karen,
> Well you knew people were going to come back at you with your advice
> of flooding. Oh well, people are people and some just can't seem to
> keep quite sometimes. I would have to agree with you on the
> toweling, flooding, or whatever its being called. I've had alot of
> birds for over 30 yrs, most of which I got were not tamed. By using
> this method it has worked for every single bird and no problems.
> Its not like the bird is being grabbed in such an abusive way. This
> is what we do when clipping wings or toe nails as well. As a matter
> of fact my avian vet, who is a very well known vet, has encouraged
> me to do this. So, I'm going to be one that stands behind you on
> this. Everybody is entitled to an opinion, however there seems to
> be alot of dissagreements without a solution of their own.
As I said I only use this on birds crazy with fear.
Frequently it only takes 1 or 2 times to calm them
-Better than living for years in fear!!!
The technical term for flooding could be called
Sounds better, but it is still the same thing
I responded to the plea after nasty condescending remarks by others.