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Click & Treat


This article contains discussion of how to keep a clicker a powerful tool. Also discussed are primary and secondary reinforcers. Continue reading

Clicker Training


This article contains a discussion of how to use a clicker properly. Continue reading | 2 Comments

Best In Flock Interview


This article discusses how Chris got into freeflight training and more. Continue reading

Target Training


This article contains a general outline of the value and uses of targeting and how to start this training. Continue reading | 1 Comment

To The Perch & Back Again


This article contains a discussion of issues relating to training the game of “flying back and forth to a perch.” Continue reading | 4 Comments

Building Interest In Food Rewards


This article contains discussion of issues related to getting a bird to work for food as reinforcers. Continue reading | 6 Comments

Indoor Recall Training


This article contains a general outline for starting with a baby bird and training it for cued recall responses. Continue reading | 1 Comment

Stimulus Control


Written By Chris Biro, Copyright 2008

Often people have problems with training one behavior because they have not yet finished training the previous behaviors they think they have already “trained”. Recall is just such a behavior that often gets only partially trained. Whether a behavior is fully trained or not is a question of how well you have established stimulus control. Stimulus control has several levels and each level is… Continue reading | 2 Comments