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Old 04-28-2018, 03:10 PM
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I was out yesterday, so I didn't make much progress with Chimi. I did manage to get a picture of him letting me scritch him, but it wasn't the same as before since it was in his cage and he's a bit more leary of me in there. (The first time, he tilted his head and poofed up his feathers for better access!)

He will now step up fairly regularly, but we're still working on it. I don't want to push him too fast and risk losing trust. I'm trying to make sure I let him be the judge of where his training starts and finishes every day.
He is, at least, growing steadily more comfortable with me. Here we had just finished a step-up session and I was sitting next to his cage with my hand in the doorway when he decided to take a nap!

After eying me suspiciously to make sure it was safe