Re: I know I speak English.
Posted by jill on 6/23/05
Ok so why are you replying to a thread acting all affended not aimed at
you???....it was directed to kittyJ and not a robinP......ahh i replied to the
other person unless you post under both now.
On 6/19/05, Robin P. wrote:
> On 6/19/05, jill wrote:
>> please people...some of the staff at my store could give most people who
>> post here a run for their money on bird care or any pet care for that
>> matter. Sure I get some young inexperienced workers
>> at times but where better to LEARN????? God am I glad no one felt that way
>> about me when I was their age. Also just because someone is young does not
>> mean they lack knowledge. I would rather have a young kid eager to learn
>> than some older experienced person who is CONVINCED they are god's gift to
>> animal care.
> I don't know how what I said about the "teenyboppers" got misconstrued so
> badly,so let me say it in BIG letters,so everyone understands.
> THE TEENYBOPPERS IN QUESTION WORKED AT A LOCAL PET SHOP AS STATED,NOT A
> PETCO.I WAS USING THAT AS AN EXAMPLE OF HOW ANY PET STORE CAN BE BAD OR
> GOOD.THEY ALREADY THINK THEY KNOW EVERYTHING,THEY LIE ABOUT THE BIRDS THAT
> IN,AND TREAT PEOPLE AS THOUGH THEY ARE IDIOTS WHILE NEGLECTING THE ANIMALS IN
> They already believe at 17,18 they are "god's gift to animal care" and I
> suppose that attitude will stay with them,as the one in question that went on
> to open her own shop has reduced customers to tears a couple times that I know
> of.They have crippled and killed very expensive birds,and the store in
> no longer carries reptiles because they could not care for them properly.
> I used "teenyboppers" as a derogative term referring to a CERTAIN group of
> people,not an age group in particular.So please don't take my comment out of
> context.I was using something G-rated instead of just saying what they are.
> And for the record,I was only 17 when we started raising birds too.