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Re: black capped conure

Posted by Shelley/MI on 10/27/06
(3) Comments

    This sounds absurd.

    > I take my pointer finger
    > and my middle finger and slip it around the back of his head
    > and turn him over on his back. That way, he can move his
    > head without getting hurt and can't bite you. No pressure to
    > hurt him but enough for him to move his head some without
    > biting. Then take your right hand and close his beak gently,
    > while he's on his back and being somewhat restrained around
    > the neck, and tell him "No Bite", while you hold his beak
    > together gently. Do this every time he bites you hard and he
    > will learn who's boss. I hope this helps. Connie