harness help

  1. oliver_is_the_best_birb

    Help with harness training!

    My bird had a bad experience with the harness and I really want him to get used to it. He runs away from even the sight of it! I have it dangling on a perch by his cage but it doesn't seem to be working. Help!
  2. Ava.rg

    Harness training + which harness???

    Hello everyone! I want to start harness training my 2 month old pineapple conure and I was wondering which harness I should get. I’ve heard the best is aviator but I’ve been told avianweb as well. Also any tips on how to do it or go about it? Right now when he goes places with me he rides in a...
  3. A

    Choosing a harness?

    Hey everyone I want to harness train my 2 green cheek conures but I don’t know what kind of brand is the best for conures that is not too expensive. I wondered if you could tell me what do you use and what’s your advice on choosing a harness and also if you know some things to avoid? Thank you...
  4. T

    Harness concerns?

    Hey I'm so sorry if my formatting is a little odd, I'm new to the site and haven't been able to navigate everything yet. So I've recently decided that I wanted to train my two cockatiels (Both are males from the same clutch and I've had them since they were over a month old. They're over a year...
  5. Ezekiell

    Difficulties with harness training

    Hi everyone. Māui has been going great and we’re really developing a good bond. I’ve started trick training and he’s already mastered targeting, spin, shake, and I’ve managed to capture his wave. I’ve also been doing a lot of desensitisation training for the harness and he now tolerates it...
  6. lugiasuicune

    GCC Harness Training, Impossible to put wings through...

    So this is my first post here. I have exhausted any ideas I have or anything I could research online so I decided it would probably be best to ask others! I have been training my one year old, greencheek conure, Gordi, to wear an aviator harness for almost 3 months now. At this point, my green...
  7. Inger

    Need Advice - Getting "Flight Suit" Brand Harness on Tiny Bird

    I got a cute little Avian Flight Suit for my 11 week old Parrotlet, Bumble. I cannot for the life of me even begin to figure out how to get it on. I followed the conditioning suggestions on the package for young birds (put it in their sight for 2-3 days, put it close up like on you during...
  8. I

    I need some advice on wing clipping

    So I have had my nanday for about a year and half now. I had been taking him to get his wings and nails clipped at the pet shop I had bought him from for the last year and a half, but last time I had taken him to get clipped they gave him back to me with a bloody beak. I noticed this right away...
  9. J

    Aviator Harness - Help

    I recently bought an aviator harness for my green-cheek JellyBean... I managed to get it on him without too much fuss, but he hated it! Now - it will not let me near him with it... the harness is red, and even a week later he is wary of anything red in colour... Other than the harness, he is his...