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Have you ever...

...had to exchange your parrot at the pet shop you bought it at because it turned out to be dead once you got it home?

 
BryzniFaye

Asked by BryzniFaye at 4:49 PM on Apr. 3, 2011 in Pets

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Answers (10)
  • No...I can't say I have! But the award for most random question I've seen goes to you!! :D
    little.knickers

    Answer by little.knickers at 3:29 PM on Apr. 4, 2011

  • eatingnah..i just threw it on the grill.

    gwen20

    Answer by gwen20 at 5:49 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • Yes
    Syphon

    Answer by Syphon at 4:51 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • No but I have learned to watch for sleepy birds, Birds that look "puffy" and too long nails on birds. Those all mean they are sick.
    Audrice1985

    Answer by Audrice1985 at 4:52 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • Somebodys been watching alot of Monty Python!! LOL!
    momofne

    Answer by momofne at 9:23 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • LOL um is there a story behind all of this or was it simply you bought a parrot that was alive then by the time you got home from the car ride it was just dead? Very strange but no I have never had to return any animal (dont even think I've gotten one from a pet store ever anyway!). Sorry that this happened to you!
    Mel30248

    Answer by Mel30248 at 4:52 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • Yes,after a night of being tired and shagged out I bought one, while I was pining for the fjords, but sadly, I was deceased and nailed to it's perch. So I tried to exchange it but the owner sent me to his brother's shop in Bolton, who lied and said it wasn't Bolton, it was Ipswich, after a bit of a run around he said it was a palindrome....the palindrome of Bolton would be Notlob not Ipswich.
    On second thought...that may've been John Cleese not me....
    Octobersmom

    Answer by Octobersmom at 4:54 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • wouldnt know i dont own birds but i would be alittle creeped out
    goobersmom713

    Answer by goobersmom713 at 5:22 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • That's horrible!
    SweetLoveofMine

    Answer by SweetLoveofMine at 4:15 AM on Apr. 4, 2011

  • HA! =]
    It's from the Monty Python sketch: Dead Parrot - their most famous and highly requested one ever. (And that's saying something!)

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e6Lq771TVm4
    BryzniFaye

    Comment by BryzniFaye (original poster) at 5:26 PM on Apr. 4, 2011

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