Pet Scams

991 reports /

ATTENTION: Consumers who have been contacted by scammers could have had their personal information breached. #REPORTSCAM highly recommends that consumers whose information has been breached obtain identity theft protection service immediately. There are several companies that offer identity theft protection in the US. One of the most inexpensive options we were able to find is the protection offered by LifeLock. You can start your protection here.
Disclaimer: The information and opinions contained on this site are not endorsed by LifeLock. #REPORTSCAM receives compensation from LifeLock. This helps support our scam prevention efforts.

Unresolved

I have been scammed by Sedrik Williams & Jaylen Jones

  • by: JDW253701
  • #55412
  • Feb 21, 2019
  • Monetary Loss: $1623.50
Bought a boxer puppy which was listed for sale on line listed by F Babies price listed $600.00 stated to be at half price with free shipping ,the catch the only way we could pay was by Western Union , upon arrival of money Mr. Sedrik Williams (seller) messaged said dog was at shippers ready to be shipped and they would contact me. The shippers claimed to be Safe Way shippers (which does exist) first contact was by phone by Mr. Jaylen Williams , Mr Williams said I had to send $990.00 to him (again by Western Union) for care insureance and crate rental . Went back to Western Union sent him $990.00 . Upon him receiving the $990 he messaged wanting $899.00 more for travel insuresance which he said was required . Finally I'm catching on this is a scam ! Now after several calls and messages even the seller messaged saying he would pay 300.00 if I would pay the rest . If I didn't mention they said all be be refunded to me upon the arrival of the pet . So I start checking ( too late ) to find out Safe Way shipping does not ship pets next found both web sites listed in scam reports . The reason I put both of these together as you can see they were working together . Question is there any way I can recover my money we are retired that was all the money we had to pay our monthly bills ? I KNOW I AM STUPID !
Also reported:
F Babies and Safeway Shippers (fake not a buisiness )
Names reported:
Sedrik Williams, Jaylen Jones
Phones reported:
800-692-1543, 781-342-1151
Web/emails reported:
[email protected], [email protected], www.fastjettravels.net
Unresolved

Doggie for sale scam

  • by: y2katee
  • #55390
  • Feb 20, 2019
  • Monetary Loss: $900.00
I thought I bought a dog from Susan Garcia on face book web site.
She wanted me to send money thru pay pal. When I did she disputed it. So the money was not available to me. She told me to get a prepaid Amazon gift card which I did and she cashed them in right away. Of course no puppy.
Phones reported:
302-894-7974
Unresolved

Scammed

  • by: Lavetter80
  • #54412
  • Feb 12, 2019
  • Monetary Loss: $760
Told me that the puppy needed life insurance to board a plane and purchased the life insurance it was to be refunded I have not received the puppy or my refund
Also reported:
Precious Pet Relocation
Names reported:
Raven Jones
Phones reported:
703-884-1171
Web/emails reported:
[email protected]
Unresolved

Scammed

  • by: Lavetter80
  • #54411
  • Feb 12, 2019
  • Monetary Loss: $620
Brought a dog online and it was to be shipped to me I never received the dog
Names reported:
Desire Shayne
Web/emails reported:
[email protected]
Unresolved

I have been scammed by a guy name nicholas smith. Maine coon kittens..

  • by: Auggie
  • #53814
  • Jan 20, 2019
  • Monetary Loss: $300.00
They is a sight on google called maine coon kittens selling cats. I sent them three hurdred dollars. They said that it would cover all of if. Then they called back a day later from a different said I needed go pay 1200 more for a crate for it yo fly. Even though he already had a creat. Said if I didn't pay it they wouldn't ship him so I never got the cat. And they never took it off there sight after I played for it. The cats Mame is Perry and still on the sight for sale.
Names reported:
Nicholas Smith
Phones reported:
956-433-2982
Unresolved

Puppy Seller

  • by: mghawg
  • #53792
  • Jan 19, 2019
  • Monetary Loss: $550
Initially paid 550€ for a English Bulldog. Upon the bulldog going to the airport I was notified the wrong crate was used and an air conditioned crate was needed and the puppies were being held by customs. It would cost another 1000€. I did not pay that i know air conditioned kennels dont exist,I just wish I would have seen it sooner before I sent 550€. Maybe I can help someone else
Names reported:
Anthony, Tatang Racheal Nuishiandeh, Lilian Joy
Phones reported:
+237-66-510-4732
Web/emails reported:
[email protected], [email protected], [email protected]