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teaching serama chickens to pose

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by silverlaced44, Jan 24, 2016.

  1. silverlaced44

    silverlaced44 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi! I didn't see a place to put this so I'm going to put it here.

    Does anyone have experience with teaching seramas how to pose? Any help is welcome!

    Thanks
     
  2. BBQJOE

    BBQJOE Chillin' With My Peeps

    Seriously? That sounds about as easy as teaching a horse to stand on it's head. [​IMG]
     
  3. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Chicken Obsessed

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    Ever hear of clicker training?
     
  4. BBQJOE

    BBQJOE Chillin' With My Peeps

    I was thinking more of taxidermy.
     
  5. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Chicken Obsessed

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    that too
     
  6. BBQJOE

    BBQJOE Chillin' With My Peeps

    You would maybe like your chicken to pose like this?


    [​IMG]
     
  7. silverlaced44

    silverlaced44 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  8. TalkALittle

    TalkALittle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm no expert, but I'm thinking that stance has more to do with the bird's conformation and structure than any trained behavior. My background is in dogs where you selectively breed for the structure that gets you the look you want. In dogs you can gait them or stand them a certain way (stack) to accentuate good structure but you can't "train" good structure if it isn't there to begin with.
     
  9. silverlaced44

    silverlaced44 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have read that they need trained.
     
  10. ChickenCanoe

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    clicker
     

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