The birds were STILL purchased from the animals mills we're talking about. Even if the employees are nice as pie, they STILL buy the animals from milling animal abusers.
Ordering online is actually cheaper for me -- buy in bulk, save tons of money, and don't support cruelty!
We are as gods to the beasts of the fields. We order the time o' their birth and the time o' their death. Between times, we ha' a duty. - Terry Pratchett.
"Men have forgotten this truth", said the fox, "But you must not forget it. You become responsible, forever, for what you have tamed. - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry