Scam alert: online pet stores
Last updated 7/22/2020 at 10:57am
Pet adoptions and pet-related purchases have been booming during the pandemic. A significant spike in online pet scams combined with an overall increase in people turning to the internet for shopping purposes has prompted the Better Business Bureau serving Western PA to issue the following warning to pet owners — Beware of making online purchases for pet products from unknown retailers.
Since the beginning of March through the end of June, Super Paws, an online retailer claiming to “specialize in high-quality, affordable pet products,” has received over 3,300 inquiries on BBB.org....