In some parts of the state pet owners and their four legged family members are falling victim to crime.
Authorities in Clark and Delaware counties both say they've had people take pets found wandering on the street sold on Craigslist. It's a term referred to by some as pet flipping.
To protect your pets from falling victim there are some steps you can take. The Animal Shelter Society's Executive Director said your best protection is having your pet micro chipped.