Our very well clicker trained Moxy showing off her tricks!

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by nettie, Jun 4, 2011.

  1. nettie

    nettie Enslaved by Indoor Ducks

    Nov 20, 2008
    Chicago, IL
    Our Blue runner Moxy has learn target training with a white stick and a clicker. She will point to a spot on the ground, follow the stick with her head/eyes, will walk to the stick, and jump up to get the stick.

    here's a VIDEO! Joe, aka Duck_Feeder is the one who has taught our Moxy (mainly things moxy taught herself)

  2. Duck_feeder

    Duck_feeder Drowning in feathers!

    Oct 22, 2009
    Sorry about the lousy videography. I had to hold my phone, clicker, target stick, and peas with only two hands. [​IMG]

    The tricks are all variations of target training (following a target object) and reinforced with clicker training.

    More or less I did the same training you'd do for a parrot. Coincidentally, I spent more time trying to train my cockatiel than I did training Moxy. That goofy cockatiel hasn't figured out clicker training after *MONTHS*
  3. aineheartsyou

    aineheartsyou Songster

    May 6, 2009
    Dixie, WA
    Way to go! [​IMG]

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