Two victims or one? Online puppy scam connects two Georgia women


Love can be blind. Puppy love can be expensive.

That’s because it can also be a scam, one with connections pointing just down the road to Atlanta.

“They fooled me,” admitted Andrea Reeves.

The Social Circle woman is the latest victim of a growing internet scam, put on hyperdrive by lonely Americans stuck at home during the pandemic: puppy scams.

Americans stuck at home during the pandemic have led to an increase in online puppy scams like this one.

Andrea and her husband wanted a Doberman pinscher puppy but couldn’t find one locally. So the Walton County couple searched online and found Zero.

He was $1200, but only half off that week only.

Never mind the word…

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