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Dog 'flipping' could be a concern for pet owners
CBSAtlanta ^ | April 26, 2012 | Craig Bell

Posted on 04/26/2012 11:17:35 AM PDT by Daffynition

ATLANTA (CBS ATLANTA) -

A Smyrna family is heartbroken after giving their dog away, only to find out the new owner is now trying to "flip" the pooch.

Dog flipping is when a new owner receives a dog or animal for free and then immediately tries to sell the pet for a profit.

After posting the ad on Craigslist.com, Divina Mims thought she found the perfect home for her Chihuahua, Munchie.

"I just wanted him to go to a good home and money was not something I was trying to get for him," Mims said.

(Excerpt) Read more at cbsatlanta.com ...


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To: Monkey Face

How do the dogs know if they are free or not?


41 posted on 04/30/2012 10:26:46 AM PDT by brytlea (An ounce of chocolate is worth a pound of cure)
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