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Shocking trend: Pet owners abuse their own animals to get drugs

Some people, desperate for drugs, injure their own pets to get narcotics from their veterinarian, DEA officials warned doctors.  Scott Brinks, with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's Diversion Control Division in Washington, cautioned more than 200 Kentucky doctors – including veterinarians – during a conference in Louisville this month to watch for people who try to get drugs as animals also become victims of the nation's worst drug epidemic.   Read more...



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