DescriptionMost owls, especially small owls, are very subtle in their observable behaviors. Because of this, many bird trainers have a difficult time training small owls with positive reinforcement training. This interactive talk takes a deep dive into the observable behaviors in small owls, techniques to work with small owls in a positive reinforcement way and how we as trainers influence it all.
About The Raptor Center:
Established in 1974 as part of the University of Minnesota's College of Veterinary Medicine, The Raptor Center (TRC) sees roughly 1,000 sick and injured raptors each year in its specialized clinic while educating the public with ambassador animals. These education programs reach thousands of people each year.