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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-05-2010, 09:15 PM Thread Starter
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ok so i placed an add on kijiji about my chicks and i got a reply but i have this strange feeling about this reply here is the reply

hi if u give me a good deal on hand fee cocktail .i buy every month from u.call me farzana
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While it's possible it's just a language barrier, and that English is tough for them, the way that message is phrased really reminds me of all the bird scams out there... Plus, every month? If not a scam possibly looking for chicks to use as feeders? I used to have pythons... sometimes people would ask me if I fed them birds
Personally, I don't care for that reply and would probably ignore it. Always trust your gut

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Hmm... that's kinda shady... unless they own a bird store, there's no reason for them to buy birds every month on a regular basis? I would wait it out, see if they ask again and go from there?

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I agree.. I'd wait. It does seem a little weird!

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You also could flat out ask them why they would want birds every month... sounds to me like he is selling them and making a profit...most likely not giving a flying fig who gets them and how they are treated there.
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