parrots are scared of me

I have two indian ring necks.and they were handeled very roughly by the shop keeper(he held them by the neck).Now they think that i will do the same. please help!!!they get scared if i put my hands near them.

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Nov 06, 2008
Parrots scared of hands.
by: Tracie

Just take it slow and easy with them. You have to earn their trust.

You need to learn their body language so that you can tell how close you can get and they are still comfortable. Then you slowly work at getting closer and closer with a treat until they accept it.

You can learn more here: Parrot Training help

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