Admin, mods if this is in the wrong section, apologies beforehand.I though this may be of interest to some of your members.A once in a life time opportunity.
In this workshop parrot enthusiasts learn basic methods and tools to teach their birds using positive reinforcement.
The workshop will cover:
• The basics of training- how does it work?
• How to read and interpret bird body language
• Solving behavioral problems
• Training basic behaviors
• Training to benefit the health and welfare of your bird
• Training advanced behaviors for fun and more
Workshop includes lecture, PowerPoint presentation, video, interactive activities, games, written materials and live demonstrations on how to train behaviors from start to finish (if birds are available at the host facility). An educational and fun experience is the goal. An open forum is encouraged to analyze all companion parrot behavior challenges and goals.
Workshop is suitable for companion animal caregivers as well as animal industry professionals.
Sunday 22nd August from 9am to 4pm.
€65 including full day workshop, tea and snack in the morning, and 3 course Sunday Lunch
€135 for room on the night of the 21st, breakfast, full day workshop, tea and snack in the morning, and 3 course Sunday Lunch
Shamrock Lodge Hotel & Conference Centre