How to train a 7 month old green cheek conure?
Hi, my wife and I brought home a 7 month old green cheek conure last week, however, he needs lots of training and we’ve never had birds before, so there’s been quite a bit of nerviousness on both sides. First off I should say that at the store were we got him he was pretty calm and relaxed. My wife got to pet him for a good 15 minutes on two different occasions. He didn’t really know the step up command, but would do it on occasion. He did take a couple of nibbles out of me at the store but I think that time it was more of an exploring thing. We brought him home Saturday. On Sunday we though we’d see if he’d like to come out … boy was that a disastorious day for everyone. I got bitten really good (he hanged on, and on, and on). He also fluttered down under the table, which made both of us panic and go chasing him … all in all, he freaked us out, and we freaked him out. By the end of the day we realized we were pushing things along way to quickly. So we gave him a couple more days t