You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #59: I hope you told them exactly how you felt. [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (01/01/06 through 01/22/2007) Donate to DU
donheld Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun May-28-06 04:34 AM
Response to Original message
59. I hope you told them exactly how you felt.
They need to know how offended you were.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
  -"Hate not Heritage" - Why a dog breeder just lost our business. benburch  May-27-06 01:41 PM   #0 
  - I grew up in the South and still live here and agree 100%  SunDrop23   May-27-06 01:42 PM   #1 
  - I spent my high school years in the south and disagree somewhat  Warpy   May-27-06 02:18 PM   #23 
     - Truth from the initial post  SunDrop23   May-27-06 10:40 PM   #51 
  - Confederate flag  SeaBob   May-27-06 01:43 PM   #2 
  - Good for you!  beltanefauve   May-27-06 01:44 PM   #3 
  - What I find most amusing about people who fly the confederate flag  Liberal Veteran   May-27-06 01:46 PM   #4 
  - Snap! n/t  Gormy Cuss   May-27-06 08:51 PM   #47 
  - It's because symbols like flags are  igil   May-28-06 01:59 PM   #64 
  - You should have taken one of the puppies just to get it out of there.  GrumpyGreg   May-27-06 01:49 PM   #5 
  - And give them $600?  benburch   May-27-06 01:50 PM   #6 
     - I was kidding --I don't blame you for not doing business  GrumpyGreg   May-27-06 01:54 PM   #9 
  - Ben, most top breeders would not have a website to begin with  ruggerson   May-27-06 01:52 PM   #7 
  - not so sure there  sweetheart   May-27-06 02:01 PM   #13 
  - Is there a Dachshund Association?  ayeshahaqqiqa   May-27-06 03:36 PM   #33 
     - ? in germany?  sweetheart   May-27-06 04:35 PM   #35 
  - Try a Doxie rescue site too. Petfinder may work. But go to a Doxie  xultar   May-27-06 02:03 PM   #14 
  - I don't agree  American Tragedy   May-27-06 02:31 PM   #26 
  - Established veterinarians can be a good source of recommendations too.  TahitiNut   May-27-06 02:31 PM   #27 
  - Poor little weenies.  lonestarnot   May-27-06 01:53 PM   #8 
  - Did they sell cute little white sheets and pointy cap accessories?  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-27-06 01:56 PM   #10 
  - I don't know where you live, Ben, but...  SmokingJacket   May-27-06 02:00 PM   #11 
  - That's a good suggestion...  Neecy   May-27-06 02:07 PM   #18 
  - I live in GA and I thank you. I don't understand what is wrong with  xultar   May-27-06 02:01 PM   #12 
  - african-american  IronLionZion   May-28-06 01:55 PM   #62 
     - I don't like it either. You can tell in my post I used Black too.  xultar   May-28-06 07:26 PM   #66 
  - Slightly off topic, but why not adopt a puppy from a local shelter?  _testify_   May-27-06 02:03 PM   #15 
  - Hell just drive down the street. There is a lonely thirsty hungry critter  lonestarnot   May-27-06 02:13 PM   #21 
     - True enough.  _testify_   May-27-06 02:17 PM   #22 
  - As someone who has had dachshunds all her life, I recommend this group  RubyDuby in GA   May-27-06 02:04 PM   #16 
  - To clarify ...  RoyGBiv   May-27-06 02:05 PM   #17 
  - Just a slight correction..  hlthe2b   May-27-06 02:07 PM   #19 
  - Battlefields ...  RoyGBiv   May-27-06 02:11 PM   #20 
     - Absolutely....Displayed for the purposes of history, study, etc.  hlthe2b   May-27-06 02:24 PM   #25 
  - i agree. my father was defending those showing cofederate flag  seabeyond   May-27-06 02:21 PM   #24 
  - I must be extremely dense, because I never thought of it in the  usnret88   May-27-06 05:36 PM   #38 
     - you are welcome. i live in texas now. after election 2004 the  seabeyond   May-27-06 10:14 PM   #49 
  - Aside from the symbolism, it's an IDIOTIC business decision on their part  MADem   May-27-06 02:44 PM   #28 
  - Well, your dachshund is a German breed...  Rufus T. Firefly   May-27-06 02:51 PM   #29 
  - I'm Half German  stepnw1f   May-27-06 02:55 PM   #31 
     - I'm part German. Jewish German.  Rufus T. Firefly   May-27-06 07:08 PM   #41 
     - Me, too  mycritters2   May-27-06 10:53 PM   #53 
  - To underscore your "not heritage" part, if it was rectangular, it's  undisclosedlocation   May-27-06 02:53 PM   #30 
  - You are absolutely right  ayeshahaqqiqa   May-27-06 03:33 PM   #32 
  - Some Arkansans did  NoPasaran   May-27-06 08:23 PM   #44 
  - get a little dog from the local shelter.  xchrom   May-27-06 04:14 PM   #34 
  - Maybe it was just to symbolize the weener dog's rebel spirit.  mr_hat   May-27-06 04:37 PM   #36 
  - I used to think the Stars 'n Bars were harmless...  PublicRadioVet   May-27-06 05:20 PM   #37 
  - You could always adopt a rescued dachshund. No politics involved  Blue State Native   May-27-06 05:40 PM   #39 
  - All the doxie rescues demand a fenced yard...  benburch   May-27-06 06:37 PM   #40 
  - had the same problem when i tried to rescue a terrier.  mopinko   May-27-06 10:20 PM   #50 
  - Yeah, rescue groups can be a bitch  mycritters2   May-27-06 10:59 PM   #55 
     - Yeah I got my last Standard Poodle  Raine   May-28-06 03:40 AM   #58 
  - But the dachshund could still have some nazi heritage  IronLionZion   May-28-06 01:39 PM   #61 
  - two rescued yorkies here  yorkiemommie1   May-28-06 03:03 PM   #65 
  - Go to YahooGroups.com and search for Dachshund  RebelOne   May-27-06 07:15 PM   #42 
  - K&R #5 - Excellent. Why did it take so long to get R#5? n/t  UTUSN   May-27-06 08:16 PM   #43 
  - My wife didn't think anybody would notice this posting at all!  benburch   May-27-06 08:29 PM   #45 
  - Southern heritae should be celebrated.........  sheeptramp   May-27-06 08:43 PM   #46 
  - Ben -- Did you let the breeder's know your reason?  Oregonian   May-27-06 09:38 PM   #48 
  - Plan to.  benburch   May-27-06 10:46 PM   #52 
  - I stand-up against all flag NAZIs  JCMach1   May-27-06 10:57 PM   #54 
  - It's not only racist; it's treasonous!!  kdpeters   May-28-06 12:04 AM   #56 
  - I don't understand businesses  Raine   May-28-06 03:30 AM   #57 
  - I hope you told them exactly how you felt.  donheld   May-28-06 04:34 AM   #59 
  - *sigh* there are reasons why this issue is controversial  IronLionZion   May-28-06 01:31 PM   #60 
  - I hope you contacted them and let them know this.  calimary   May-28-06 01:58 PM   #63 
  - Deal breaker for me, too  stanwyck   May-28-06 08:40 PM   #67 
  - Would this be affiliated with Ben George DVM in Alabama, he is  spacelady   May-28-06 08:50 PM   #68 
  - Thank you!!! nt  Sparkly   May-28-06 08:51 PM   #69 
  - And here is the reply I got from the breeder...  benburch   May-28-06 10:32 PM   #70 
     - How predictable!!!  Sparkly   May-28-06 10:33 PM   #71 
 

Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (01/01/06 through 01/22/2007) Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC