On 5/13/07, GreyLady wrote:
> They are beautiful, as are most of the hybrids. That's the
> problem. They are also birds that should not exist. In my
> opinion, it's just as irresponsible to mix species of birds as it
> is to breed mutt dogs on purpose. The difference here is it can
> be big money for the irresponsible, low life, money grubbing
> breeders who do. There is still no long term study into how this
> kind of mixing might affect health and behavior, down the line.
> I also think it's irresponsible to allow these breeders to make
> money from this practice. The the demand for them would dry up,
> there would be no reason for them to continue doing it. And it
> gets even worse. There are breeders who are breeding hybrids.
> These are not people who care one whit about anything beyond
> lining their pockets.
Happy Mutha's Day!