Changing Bird Feeding Customs: Understanding the Avian Stress-Response
Did you know that companion and aviary birds are subjected to more stresses than any other animals maintained in captivity? According to information in the avian veterinary text, Avian Medicine: Principles and Application, for birds, stresses tend to be accumulative. This means each new stressful experience...
Leslie’s Methods are Truly Amazing!
.   Sage, Irish Wolfhound mix (R) and Lola, Labradoodle puppy (L), their first meeting.   Leslie’s methods helped me create a better relationship between my new puppy and my older dog. I was shocked at the level of understanding my older dog showed with just my talking to her. Truly...
The Secret to Improving Animal Behaviors
Whether you’re working with a parrots, dog, cat, horse or Guinea pig there is one secret that works for improving behaviors in animals – acknowledging their sentience and self-awareness. . Sentience Defined The dictionary defines sentience as being able to perceive or feel things.  While...