They could try to change it to a similar sounding word like
TRUCK! Anytime he says it simply repeat the new word and
sometimes it works!
On 11/14/06, Peggy wrote:
> My son and daughter in law got a mitred conure this past
> summer who has a colorful past. they actually took him in
> as a rescue when his owner committed suicide. They do not
> want to rehome, but Lonnie's potty mouth vocabulary is
> beginning to be a real concern. My grand children, their
> neices and nephews have picked up on it when they visit,
> and my son and daughter in law are concerned about when
> they have their own children.
> It's crystal clear and he throws it into just about
> everything he says.[the F word] Even as he learns new
> words, he throws that right in there.
> Any suggestions?
> At A Loss For Words in PA.