Classes are held Once a month, the first Thursday of each month at the Highwood Community Center, 16 Harlow Ave NW , Calgary, Alberta. Space in each class is limited to 15 participants.
Bird Basics: for the new bird owner.
Learn the basics of bird body language, and start creating a strong bond with your bird right from the start! Learn a bullet-proof Step-Up, great inter-person skills, cage games, target training and more! Set yourself up for success from the start!
Four classes, take them in any order: 1. Stepups, going into cage, meeting strangers. 2. Targets, recall, potty training. 3. Drop it, stationing, nail trims. 4. Biting, screaming, fear responses. Tricks and games taught in every class! New topics added monthly.
Advanced Training: is the advanced class for the seasoned veteran.
If you have owned one bird for many years, or have a flock of 2, 3, 10 or more, this is the class for you. Learn ways to manage your flock and keep everyone happy. Step-up, target training, and stationing are essential skills for all parrots to know. But what about taking medication? Nail trimming? Accepting a bird sitter? Going into the cage with ease? Also included are fun games for you and your bird to play together to increase your bond.
Four classes, take them in any order: 1. Targets and harnesses 2. Stations and medical procedures 3. Recall, door dashing, and flight training. 4. Behaviour modification, screaming, biting, and introducing foraging. Tricks and games taught in every class! New topics added monthly.
Taming your Tiny Dragon!
Any small bird is accepted into the Tiny Dragons program. Learn simple, gentle and effective ways to tame your budgie, lovebird, cockatiel, or other small parrot. Included a gentle target, stepup onto hand or finger, living with flying Tinys, and enjoying your Tiny. Create a bond like no other.
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