Tiki Room Aviaries believes in helping people have a great relationship with their parrot. Giving parrot caregivers the tools they need to successfully
solve behavior problems and train their birds to be well behaved companions means a better life for parrots and the people who love them.
A young parrot is a sponge for learning. This is the perfect time to get started right away with positive reinforcement training. New owners who are
familiar with the basics of training and how to prevent behavior problems are more likely to have a wonderful and long lasting relationship with their
Tiki Room Aviaries has partnered with Good Bird Inc to provide parrot owners with excellent resources.
Good Bird Inc. was designed primarily to address the growing interest in positive reinforcement training with parrots. It is so very exciting to see the
changes that have been occurring in the area of companion animal behavior. We have watched dog training change dramatically as more and more
people are discovering the sheer joy of training with positive reinforcement. Even more thrilling for us is to see this same process occurring in the world
of companion parrots.
The Mission of Good Bird Inc.
Give people the tools and information to:
•Be kinder and gentler with their parrots
•Build a relationship based on trust
•Solve behavior problems using the least intrusive methods
•Experience the amazing relationship one can have with a parrot when you train
with positive reinforcement.
|Tiki Room Aviaries
Fort Worth, Texas
Kim Forrest (817) 266-5207
|"Making people happy one parrot at a time"
Parrot Behavior and Training #1
The first in our series of Parrot Behavior and
Training DVD's covers the basic fundamentals
of training with positive reinforcement. We give
you detailed instructions on how to shape
behavior. Be the first to experience these
special moments of learning captured on film.
World Renowned Animal Trainer
Barbara Heidenreich travels the world training the earth’s most unusual creatures. This in-demand trainer has worked with everything from rats to rhinos.
Her specialty is birds and her most recent adventure involved curbing the amorous ways of a famous head humping rare parrot in New Zealand. Barbara
has produced seven instructional DVDs, authored two books and has been published in nine different languages. She is famous for her enthusiastic and
entertaining presentations, but her true gift is her kind and gentle approach to animal training.
Train Your Parrot to Talk
In this DVD professional animal trainer Barbara
Heidenreich teaches you how to train a parrot
talking parrots, which birds make ideal
candidates for talking, the most effective ways
to expose your parrot to sounds you want
repeated, proven methods for encouraging
your parrot to vocalize and most importantly
how to train your parrot to talk on cue. Also
included is an appearance by Einstein, the
Talking Texan Parrot, plus an interview with her
human companions. Bonus CD ROM includes
recordings of a variety of species of parrots
vocalizing to inspire your bird to talk.
DVD and CD ROM 45 minutes running time.
The Basics of Parrot Training A Live
Everything you wanted to know to help you get
started training your parrot is captured in this
video of one of Barbara Heidenreich’s world
renowned Parrot Training Workshops. Barbara
is famous for her entertaining and enthusiastic
presentation style. But her true gift is her kind
and gentle approach to animal training. You will
learn how to train your parrot, read his body
language, solve behavior problems and watch
Barbara demonstrate these techniques with
parrots she is meeting for the first time. Most of
all you will learn how to have a great
relationship with your bird based on trust.
Discover how these training methods can help
you have a fun, well behaved and interactive
companion parrot. DVD includes three discs.
Four hours running time.
Get Your Bird Back!
What to Do When A Parrot is Lost
There are few things more heartbreaking than
when a beloved parrot accidentally escapes.
Barbara Heidenreich and Robin Shewokis were
inspired to make this DVD by the thousands of
pleas from parrot owners desperately seeking
help to recapture a lost bird. This DVD features
detailed instructions to help you get your lost
parrot back, as well as useful tools such as lost
bird flyers, lists of people to contact and a
variety of parrot calls. This DVD is a must for
any parrot owner. Be prepared. Learn in
advance how to prevent the heartache so many
have experienced when a parrot is lost. You
CAN get your bird back and this DVD can help.
Understanding Parrot Body Language
Reading your parrot’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. It is how your parrot communicates. In
this DVD professional animal trainer Barbara
Heidenreich guides you through the process of
looking at a combination of body parts and
what they are doing under different
circumstances to give you an idea of just what
might be going on in those very special bird
46 Minutes. Filmed in High Definition.
Training for the Veterinary Exam
Make your parrot’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 demonstrate
how to train each behavior.