The Parrot Problem Solver
by Barbara Heidenreich
Edition: 1st ed., 2005
When not properly trained and socialized, parrots are prone to developing a number of behavioral problems, including aggression and self-mutilation. Many owners face these problems and need guidance on solving them. Barbara Heidenreich arms her readers with the information they need to turn their pugilistic parrot into a feathered friend. Some of the topics include:
-Wild bird behavior and how it affects the bird/owner relationship
-The best and worst ways to modify pet bird behavior
-Understanding bird body language
-Sidebars on the myths and misconceptions of keeping pet parrots.