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Vewy Intewesting
Posted on September 28, 2007 by freshwater

I have noticed that Ricky recognizes the target stick not only as a location for targeting, but also as a pointer. If a food reward slips past his mouth, he often doesn't see where it has gone as it floats to the bottom of the tank. But if I use the target stick to point at the treat, Ricky will turn toward the direction where the stick is pointing, see the treat, and go get it. 

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Behavior #2: Target
Posted on September 25, 2007 by freshwater

The fish learn to touch a target stick.

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On Target
Posted on September 25, 2007 by freshwater

 

Fish gotta swim, and time gotta fly! It's been a month since my last entry. Training continues, with one new behavior shaping up: Target.

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