On 6/21/11, k wrote:
> On 2/01/10, Terrie wrote:
>> I have a a 6 year old B&G and a 2 year old Greenwing. I
>> have raised them both from babies. My Greenwing has
>> started biting me. Nothing has changed. I have tried to
>> be firm, but not dramatic with a firm no and pushing back
>> on his beak. It happens when he is cuddling, quiet,
>> playing, or just out of the blue. He fractured a bone in
>> my wrist and I am trying not to loose my patience. My B&G
>> is very sweet and my Greenwing use to be. What could
>> trigger this behavior? I had his blood done at the vet,
>> and there are no medical issues.
> I have the same problem wth my catalina macaw....she just
> pinches and bites like crazy out of the blue...i was googling
> respsonses..have u had any luck
Greewings and Catalinas tend to bite people even their owners.
ive work with macaws for years and me and this one greenwig got
very close she was a sweetie pie and still is but sometimes she
will just have a mood and bite me out of the blue. sometimes
they just dont like to be touch a certain way or something like
that thye are just like people and have their own lil mood swings.