On 8/12/07, Genevieve wrote:
> This is the e-mail that I got...
> Lily and Fify are a pair of hyacinth macaws with a
> wonderful personality
> They are 18months old and were purchased from a local
> are sweet, talkatives, love a warm shower,friendly to kids
> and dogs,
> and LOTS of love and attention!They have full beautiful
> their beaks and feathers are nicely groomed and their
> nails are trimmed.
> Their wings are clipped to make their tamer.They are well
> mannered and
> none stressed.They are not feather pickers.They were
> raised from birth
> away from their mother so they does not know how to
> fly.The female is a fertile
> egg laying female.They have been vet checked,DNA sexed and
> We are away from home all day and would like to see them
> go to a secure
> and loving home.They will be adopted out for $550 which
> included their cages,
> their freestanding Tanzanian wood perch and all of their
> medical records.
> I would prefer to adopt them to a bird lover, not a bird
> broker who know that
> these are large birds and requires some space.Their cage
> dimensions are
> 3' X 3'1/2' X 2' and they sit on a wheeled platform about
> 1 foot high.Its easy
> to clean and good for a birds of their size.But the Lovely
> birds will even love
> to spend most of their time out of the cage if you will
> let them.Lily and Fify
> have been loved and cared for all their life,so we are
> looking for a special
> new home for them.How soon will you need them and are you
> a bird lover?
> Waiting to read from you soon.
> He is in Montreal Canada and is willing to ship them to me
> for 300 and will take the other 250 after they arive.
> Is this a scam?
> Thank you so much
Yes Genevieve, this is a SCAM. IF it sounds too good to be
true, it usually is !!