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Old 09-20-2014, 03:59 PM
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Default Spec learning to take a REAL bath in water!

Please click on the photo to activate the video. It's very short (17 sec. I think)


I first introduced his new bath by putting wet greens in it and using a his little surrogate budgie toy to show him how to roll in them. I've been gradually adding water and taking out the greens -- He's almost there already with less than a week of 'training'. At this point in his bonding and training, he responds very well to an excited "good boy" from me. And that has been such a 'boon' to training since he doesn't like to stop "playing" at whatever we're doing, long enough to accept a millet reward.
You can see his little surrogate budgie buddy below the elevated bath. He's got a flock of them now! LOL

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Old 09-20-2014, 04:39 PM
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What an awesome video!

He looks like he really enjoys the new bathing glass, I guess you won't be drinking out of it any time in the future?
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That's too cute for words!
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Nedra....I am going to start calling you the bird whisperer....

J/K...good job, and thank's for sharing....
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Aww that is so precious. :-)
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You are doing wonders with little Spec and the two of you have certainly bonded in the short time he's been with you.

I love that you've been teaching him how to do things by using his little surrogate buddy

He looks so CUTE bathing in that martini glass.
I could just see one of mine crashing into it and knocking it over.
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I loved the video Nedra, please keep them coming
Your Spec and Lyn's bird Indi certainly are special and so entertaining.
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Just superb! Love how you have made the whole thing a fun game, with greens, company, and excited praises!
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Old 09-25-2014, 05:31 PM
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Thanks Ollie! He's so much fun!
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