Category Archives: Animals

Synthetic Weed Found in Alabama Prison Lands K9 in Hospital

A prison K9 in Alabama required CPR after a contraband raid last week exposed the animal to synthetic marijuana.  The dog, named Jake, assisted a search conducted last Thursday at Staton Correctional Facility in Elmore County, Alabama. As the search unfolded, Jake came into contact with a “powdery substance,” Alabama.com reported, and quickly became unresponsive. […]

California Bill to Allow Medical Marijuana Purchases for Pets Advances in Congress

The state that led in legalizing medical marijuana for the two-legged is once again stepping out in front when it comes to animal access to cannabis. In California, the state Senate on Thursday voted unanimously for SB 627, which allows adult pet owners to buy their pet medical marijuana with the recommendation of a veterinarian. […]

Police ‘Arrest’ Drug Dealers’ Lookout Parrot

Police in Brazil have taken a parrot into custody following a raid to arrest crack dealers, according to media reports. Police in the village of Vila Irmã Dulcein the northern part of the country reported that the parrot tipped off dealers by shouting “Mum, the police!” as officers approached. “He must have been trained for […]