KALAMAZOO COUNTY, MI — The Better Business Bureau (BBB) is saying a business claiming a Michigan address to peddle exotic monkeys and birds online is nothing more than pure monkey business.
Monkeysandbirdsforsale.com claims to sell small monkeys for between $1,200 and $1,500 and parrots for $1,000 on its website; however, the BBB has uncovered a vast amount of evidence that leads the bureau to believe the site is a scam, a news release from the bureau states.
Along with a Kalamazoo County address in Ross Township — which belongs to a residential property owner who says he has no affiliation with the website — BBB investigators said they discovered a phone number with a California area code that is being used by the company.
The number is also being used by a separate puppy scam website with a New York address, as well as a cannabis delivery site, Cannabis Plug Universe, in California, BBB investigators say.
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