On 1/08/09, Rick wrote:
> On 10/12/08, Amy wrote:
>> On 10/12/08, Lilly wrote:
>>> On 10/07/08, SPOKENFORNINLOVE wrote:
>>>> JUST WANTED TO LET PEOPLE KNOW THAT THERE IS A REAL GOOD
>>>> SCAMMER ON BUYANDSELL.COM I HAVE BEEN TALKING TO WHO I
>>>> THOUGHT WAS IRENE ATANGHA IN E MAIL FOR ABOUT 4 DAYS... I
>>>> WAS SCEPTICLE SHE WAS GIVING AWAY MACAWS SO I ASKED FOR HER
>>>> TO CALL ME AND SHE DID. I TALKED TO THIS PERSON 3 DIFFERENT
>>>> TIMES AND SHE SAID SHE COULD NOT TAKE CARE OF THEM THAT SHE
>>>> MOVED FROM VT. TO MA. SHE E MAILED ME AND SAID IT WOULD BE
>>>> 260.00 TO HAVE THEM SHIPED TO ME... WELL IM NOT THAT DUMB I
>>>> ASKED HER TO CALL ME SHE DID... SHE SAID I COULD PICK THEM
>>>> UP...IN BOSTON MA... SO NOW IM NOT THINKING ANYTHING OUT OF
>>>> NORM...SHE EVEN GAVE US DIRECTIONS...WELL GUESS WHAT AFTER
>>>> TELLING MY KIDS WE ARE GOING TO GO TO MA FROM ADAMS NY AND
>>>> AFTER SPENDING ALL OUR SAVINGS ON BIRD STUFF AND THE 12 HOUR
>>>> TRIP...WE CAME HOME WITH NO BIRDS AND NO MONEY...BROKE MY
>>>> KIDS HEARTS AND MINE AS WELL...WE ARE NOW BROKE AND NOW NO
>>>> CHANCE OF GETTING A BIRD...SO I HOPE THIS IRENE READS THIS
>>>> AND KNOWS KARMA WILL SOMEDAY GET HER!!! THANK YOU FOR
>>>> READING AND BE-WARE OF SCAMMERS...
>>> Thanks for the information.
>>> I must also say that if you cannot afford to purchase a pet,
>>> then you cannot afford to keep one. I'm not being mean, I'm
>>> being realistic. Pets are very expensive to maintain. Also,
>>> nothing is for free. If you spent your life savings on these
>>> imaginary birds then your children will now go without.
>>> People please don't just jump at a "for free sign". Please
>>> tally up all the lifetime costs or potential costs of your
>>> desired pet then decide if you can afford or not.
>>> If you cannot afford AVIAN vet fees for regular check ups or
>>> emergencies then you should never own a bird.
>> just to let you know i take very good care of my birds and i
>> have gotton a FREE bird already he is a orange wing amazon and
>> no one has held min in 5 years...guess what!!! i did i have
>> only had him 2 days and already he is talking to me and letting
>> me hold him...i also have a S.I Eclectus female and she is very
>> well off i turned her around in just 2 weeks and she was a real
>> mean biter. and just to let you know the savings we spent was
>> only to go pick up free birds..and i have a great avian vet
>> right in watertown ny on rt 3 toward sackets harbor ny... and
>> yes birds are very exspensive to take care of but the food is
>> affordable!!! the price of the birds well that is just
>> outragious.... esp.. when birds need lots of attention and love
>> and that means a lot of your time...something people don't
>> think about when getting a bird...they just put them in a room
>> in a cage and feed them...wronge birds need more than
>> that...some birds have the intelect of a 5 yr old child...they
>> only get mean when not taken care of correctly...and buy the
>> way i trim the beaks on my own and cut there nails and wings if
>> needed all on my own as well...my vet has been very good to
>> me...also my best friends husband is a vet teck and is near
>> by....so yes things can be free and yes you can take care of
>> animals without having a lot of money...to buy them...thanks
>> for the post...
> People, people, please get an education and learn how to spell.
> Your spelling only shows your intellect as less than the size of a
> pea. We are all taught spelling in the same manner. If you want
> people to take you more seriously, USE SPELL CHECK!
> My other response to this is, you seen the "free signs" as well
> and let your guard down. You figured it was your only way to get a
> bird. Well, guess what, you were scammed. Guess you should have
> sent the $260., probably wouldn't have been out that much money
> then, just NO BIRDS either way.
> No excuse for stupidity, Sorry.
What an ASSSS. I do not think he was stupid. Stop being a wise