Daily Archives: September 3, 2015


Album cover for the band Pigeons Playing Pingpong Courtesy of YouTube Years ago I became fascinated with positive reinforcement when I first learned about BF Skinner’s experiments teaching pigeons to play pingpong. Later I discovered Karen Pryor, a totally amazing animal psychologist/trainer who has worked with dogs, cats, wolves, dolphins and all sorts of other animals, including human teenagers. Her […]

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