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Re: Attack Amazon

Posted by LauraJ on 11/03/06
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    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,
    > Debbie
    >> 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