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doggyhog 11-18-2009 07:44 PM

OK, this made me really mad.....
 
So, I went to one of my favorite pet stores today. I was having a great time, until I saw these.....
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2803/...04b3e877a2.jpg

They were selling them as "Painted African Frogs" for 9.99 a piece. They were dyed all different colors..Orange, green, yellow..

made me so mad.... Poor frogs. Just wanted share this little piece of cruelty. It doesn't made sense.. aren't the frogs beautiful enough with OUT the stupid green and orange dye!??!

molliefan09 11-18-2009 07:49 PM

it is only a matter of time before those people start trying to dye children...

dramaqueen 11-18-2009 09:20 PM

Poor little frogs!

bearwithfish 11-18-2009 10:27 PM

ggggggggggggrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr i hate when people do this kind of thing.........

moonstra 11-22-2009 04:39 PM

how mean i hate when people hurt animals

Romad 11-22-2009 04:44 PM

And shame on the people who buy them. If there was no market, they wouldn't do it.

Grrrrrrr!!!

Calmwaters 11-23-2009 08:38 PM

Poor frogs.

willieturnip 12-02-2009 11:03 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Romad (Post 278335)
And shame on the people who buy them. If there was no market, they wouldn't do it.

Grrrrrrr!!!

Most of the people that buy them don't know they have been dyed. I'm sure if they did they wouldn't buy them.

Kelso 12-03-2009 12:29 AM

What is this...I don't even...

=(

thistly 12-08-2009 01:49 AM

Not to worry, the 'painted' frog is just the name of the species (african painted reed frog), it is a variety of colours naturally :)
Painted Reed Frog - Travel Africa Magazine


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