Pet Parrot Classes

Three Class Series

National Aviary

Enhance your relationship with your pet parrot by gaining the knowledge and skills to raise and maintain happy, healthy birds. These classes can also help prospective owners decide if they are up to the rewarding but complicated task of caring for a parrot for its lifespan, which can be up to 80 years! Book one or all three!

February 4 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm- Pet Parrot Care
Learn how to create the best environment for your pet, from cage design and perches to safe toys and healthy diets.

March 11 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm - Pet Parrot Behavior

Learn easy training techniques that will encourage appropriate natural behaviors and enhance the parrot/owner relationship. This class includes live training demonstrations.

April 1 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm- Pet Parrot Enrichment

Redirect chewing, screaming and other problem behaviors with natural activities your parrot enjoys, and make toys to take home to your pet.

Preregistration is required. Please call 412-258-9445 or email education.programs@aviary.org.

Cost: $35 nonmembers, $30 member per session
(Does not include General Admission)

Classes are for humans only - Please leave your parrot at home.