Barbara Heidenreich: Parrot Training Books & DVDs

Want to train your bird to step up, stop biting, to get into his cage? Interested in learning about parrot body language and how to use positive reinforcement to create a better relationship. No one is better known and respected in the parrot training world than Barbara Heidenreich. Heidenreich is the owner of GoodBird Inc and the author of the popular bird books: Good Bird and The Parrot Problem Solver.

Barbara Heidenreich Parrot Training Books

Good Bird! Guide to Solving Problem Behaviors

Good Bird! A Guide to Solving Behavioral Problems
An easy-to-read step-by-step guide that uses positive reinforcement for teaching your parrot acceptable behavior. This book will help you deal with screaming, biting, feather-picking, bonding, and other difficult parrot behaviors.

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The Parrot Problem Solver

The Parrot Problem Solver
Learn how to modify your parrot’s aggressive behavior. Includes information on parrot behavior in the wild, 10 steps to address aggressive behavior, common myths and misconceptions about parrot behavior, real life case studies and their solutions.

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Good Bird Training Videos

Barbara Heidenreich DVD #1 Introduction to Parrot Behavior and Training DVD

Barbara Heidenreich’s DVD Parrot Behavior and Training Part 1 is an exceptional instruction guide for anyone interested in learning how to train their pet parrot. She is a professional trainer whose clients include zoos and other animal facilities. In this parrot training video, she sshows you how to train your parrot. Buy this DVD from Amazon.

Parrot Body Language DVD Understanding Parrot Body Language DVD

Reading you bird’s body language is one of the most important skills you can learn to help you build a relationship with your parrot based on trust. In this DVD, professional animal trainer Barbara Heidenreich guides you through the process of understanding what your bird’s body language means. Buy this DVD from Amazon.

Training Your Parrot for Vet Training Your Parrot to Go to the Vet DVD

Make you bird’s next visit to the veterinarian stress free! This DVD shows you how to train your parrot to cooperate in his own medical care. Step-by-step instructions in this DVD from Barbara Heidenreich demonstrate how to train each behavior, including how to get your bird in his travel cage, nail trimming, accepting being toweled, and more. Buy this DVD from Amazon.

Good Bird Video Clips

Need a quick solution to your parrot problem now, but don’t want to get a whole DVD? Download specific parrot training video clips that address your specific bird training interest and try it out. If you like the training tips included in these short clips, come back and buy the whole DVD.

Clip 1 – Target Training: Barbara explains the basics of training your bird to target
Clip 2 – Training the turn around behavior
Clip 3 – Training your bird to wave
Clip 4 – Step Up – Barbara explains how to train your bird to step up onto your hand
Clip 5 – Retrieve: Training your bird to retrieve
Clip 6 – Crate Training: Training your bird to enter and exit a travel crate
Clip 7 – Nail Trimming : Training your bird to get its nails trimmed
Clip 8 – Scale Training: Training your bird to climb onto a scale
Clip 9 – Towel Restraint: Training your bird to enjoy being wrapped in a towel