Have you taught you parrot to forage?

Parrot behavior experts around the globe promote enrichment through foraging as an excellent way to ensure a mentally and physically healthy parrot. When we give our feathered friends the opportunity to work for their food, mimicking their efforts in the wilderness, many problematic issues can be avoided. Boredom in parrots can often be linked to behavioral issues, from excessive screaming to feather picking and more.

Here is a link to more extensive information about teaching your parrot to forage:

Here is a video of some of the foraging applications in practice:

A good diet and mental stimulation for your bird are imperative but exercise is also a vital component of a healthy long life for your feathered friend.

Here is a great article on some approaches to promote more exercise in your bird’s life:

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