Just another person who wants to try to provoke responses seems
all to familiar from a couple of years ago. I did my part and I
could care less how you feel about it I know I am reaching people
who do care and the few who sit back and don't do nothing but post
against those who do so be it.
On 5/02/07, pet store blues wrote:
> Obviously someone must work at petsmart how else would they stay
> open. Yeah i think someone must work there for that to happen.
> that's generally how that works. I however do not work at
> Do you eat meat?? What about caring about that life or is life
> just important when its just more politically correct?? Or when
> criticizing what others do?? Do the edible critters not have
> feelings?? You people are so full of double standards. Point
> being whining on a chat board doesn't change a damn thing. Ya
> aren't gonna stop big Business. Period. And ya might want to
> start with yourself and your own consuption of animals/animal
> products (own any leather?) before critiquing others.
> On 5/02/07, OK wrote:
>> OK!!! and you are WHO??????? Obviously You would think someone
>> that works at Petsmart LOL
>> I don't care why they are in business, when it comes to a
>> LIFE!!! They need to do it more professionally, and caring for
>> the animals they are trying to SELL!!
>> And, if you would have read the ladies post, she said she was
>> removing her business!!!!!!
>> So, why not leave the sarcasm behind!
>> On 5/02/07, pet store blues wrote:
>>> oh gee another pet store did this did that line.
>>> LEts see business 101
>>> 1. Businesses are in business to make money
>>> 2. Businesses are in business to stay in business
>>> What part of that are we not clear on? If your not happy
>>> their than shop else where. Obvously you have been
>>> patronizing thier eastablishments or you would not be privy
>>> to the conditions on the premesis. Really the only way to
>>> affect places like this is to remove your BUSINESs from
>>> their BUSINESS.
>>> On 4/26/07, birdiegirl #1 wrote:
>>>> Just paid a visit to one of the local Petsmart Stores here
>>>> in my area (MARYLAND) and decided to buy a lovebird and a
>>>> cockatiel. While talking to the salesperson, she asked if
>>>> I wanted to see the other cockatiels in the back to make a
>>>> choice of which one I might want so I stated sure. Well I
>>>> followed her to the back and there in a closet that was
>>>> 4x6 were cages stacked about 4 high and 2 wide. There was
>>>> a single light bulb in the ceiling but over all with the
>>>> stacking of the cages it was dull there were cockatiels,
>>>> finches and parakeets in there. The door was open but how
>>>> dismal to be shut in the dark without any ventilation any
>>>> time someone chose to shut the door or all night.
>>>> I spoke to the store manager about the situation and he
>>>> stated that it is petsmarts policy to house the birds in
>>>> the closet!!!! I have sent a complaint to Petsmart and I
>>>> will no longer purchase any pets or supplies from a place
>>>> that fails to adequately and humanely treat animals that
>>>> they make a living off of. It was also obvious that some
>>>> of the birds were showing signs of illness with bad
>>>> feathers and discolored pooh. Which I also brought up to
>>>> the manager about selling sick birds and exposing the rest
>>>> of the the birds to the sick birds and then selling them
>>>> to unsuspecting buyers. PETSMART IS NO BETTER THAN