I was working on training my African Grey, Cressi, how to do the "retrieve" by picking up a nickel and dropping it into a dish. Well, Dave was watching over my shoulder and eventually said, "You're rewarding her right now." I was just standing there after Cressi hadn't done what I wanted her to do with the nickel. She missed the dish. I was rewarding her? How?! "Let me show you..." Dave said. And the video above says the rest.
Article by Jamieleigh Womach. She has been working with parrots and toucans since the age of 17. She isn’t homeless but is home less than she prefers to be. She travels the world with her husband, daughter, and a flockful of parrots whom she shares the stage with.