Thank you for the replies. Yes, either a total scam or just irresponsible, deceptive and lying individuals trying to make a buck. I am so glad I found this forum.
Local Basenji Breeder
I live in North Bay, Ontario (& don't drive a car) & would like to know where the closest breeder is.
Check the Basenji Club of Canada's breeder's directory: http://www.basenjiclubofcanada.com/BCOC-BreedersDirectory.html